NGC 168

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NGC 168
Observation data (J2000 epoch)
Constellation Cetus
Right ascension 00h 36m 38.6s[1]
Declination −22° 35′ 37″[1]
Redshift 0.012980[1]
Apparent magnitude (V) 14.87[1]
Characteristics
Type S0/a[1][2]
Apparent size (V) 1.2' × 0.2'[1]
Other designations
PGC 2192.[1]
See also: Galaxy, List of galaxies

NGC 168 is a lenticular galaxy located in the constellation Cetus. It was discovered in 1886 by Frank Muller.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g "NASA/IPAC Extragalactic Database". Results for NGC 0168. Retrieved 2016-09-02. 
  2. ^ "NGC 168". SIMBAD. Centre de données astronomiques de Strasbourg. 
  3. ^ "New General Catalog Objects: NGC 150 - 199". Cseligman. Retrieved September 2, 2016.