NGC 181

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NGC 181
Observation data (J2000 epoch)
Constellation Cetus
Right ascension 00h 38m 23.2s[1]
Declination +29° 28′ 21″[1]
Redshift 0.018463[1]
Distance 288.49 ± 53.27 Mly (88.450 ± 16.334 Mpc)[1]
Apparent magnitude (V) 15.40[1]
Characteristics
Type S?[1]
Apparent size (V) 0.5' × 0.2'[1]
Other designations
CGCG 500-055, MCG +05-02-032, 2MASX J00382319+2928214, 2MASXi J0038232+292821, IRAS F00356+2911, PGC 2287.[1]
See also: Galaxy, List of galaxies

NGC 181 is a galaxy, likely a spiral galaxy located in the constellation Andromeda. It was discovered on October 6, 1883 by Édouard Stephan.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h "NASA/IPAC Extragalactic Database". Results for NGC 0181. Retrieved 2016-09-02. 
  2. ^ "New General Catalog Objects: NGC 150 - 199". Cseligman. Retrieved September 3, 2016.