NGC 215

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
NGC 215
Observation data (J2000 epoch)
Right ascension 00h 40m 48.9s[1]
Declination−56° 12′ 51″[1]
Apparent magnitude (V)14.05[1]
Apparent size (V)1.1' × 0.9'[1]
Other designations
ESO 150- G 019, 2MASX J00404885-5612504, ESO-LV 1500190, 6dF J0040489-561251, PGC 2451, PKS B0038-564, PMN J0040-5612, ATPMN J004048.8-561250.[1]
See also: Galaxy, List of galaxies

NGC 215 is a lenticular galaxy located in the constellation Phoenix. It was discovered on October 28, 1834 by John Herschel.[2]


  1. ^ a b c d e f g "NASA/IPAC Extragalactic Database". Results for NGC 0215. Retrieved 2016-09-02.
  2. ^ "New General Catalog Objects: NGC 200 - 249". Cseligman. Retrieved September 15, 2016.