NGC 229

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NGC 229
Observation data (J2000 epoch)
Constellation Andromeda
Right ascension 00h 43m 04.6s[1]
Declination +23° 30′ 33″[1]
Redshift 0.024514[1]
Apparent magnitude (V) 14.7[1]
Characteristics
Type S0
Apparent size (V) 0.8' × 0.3'[1]
Other designations
CGCG 479-064, MCG +04-02-049, 2MASX J00430463+2330328, 2MASXi J0043046+233032, PGC 2577.[1]
See also: Galaxy, List of galaxies

NGC 229 is a lenticular galaxy located in the constellation Andromeda. It was discovered on October 10, 1879 by Édouard Stephan.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f "NASA/IPAC Extragalactic Database". Results for NGC 0229. Retrieved 2016-09-02. 
  2. ^ "New General Catalog Objects: NGC 200 - 249". Cseligman. Retrieved September 15, 2016.