NGC 177

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NGC 177
Observation data (J2000 epoch)
Constellation Cetus
Right ascension 00h 37m 34.3s[1]
Declination −22° 32′ 57″[1]
Redshift 0.012792[1]
Distance 197.73 ± 10.57 Mly (60.625 ± 3.240 Mpc)[1]
Apparent magnitude (V) 14.10[1]
Characteristics
Type SA(r)ab[1]
Apparent size (V) 2.2' × 0.5'[1]
Other designations
ESO 474- G 006, MCG -04-02-028, 2MASX J00373433-2232573, 2MASXi J0037343-223257, ESO-LV 4740060, PGC 2241.[1]
See also: Galaxy, List of galaxies

NGC 177 is an unbarred spiral galaxy with a distinct ring structure, located around 200 million light-years away in the constellation Cetus. It was discovered in 1886 by Frank Muller.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h "NASA/IPAC Extragalactic Database". Results for NGC 0177. Retrieved 2016-09-02. 
  2. ^ "New General Catalog Objects: NGC 150 - 199". Cseligman. Retrieved September 3, 2016.