NGC 28

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NGC 28
NGC 0028 DSS.jpg
NGC 28 SDSS
Observation data
ConstellationPhoenix
Right ascension 00h 10m 25.1s
Declination−56° 59′ 23″
Redshift0.032156[1]
Helio radial velocity9640 ± 45 km/s[1]
Apparent magnitude (V)15.4[1]
Characteristics
TypeE
Apparent size (V)1.5'[1]
See also: Galaxy, List of galaxies

NGC 28 is an elliptical galaxy located in the Phoenix constellation. It was discovered on the 28th October 1834 by John Herschel.

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NGC 28 2MASS (near-infrared)

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "NASA/IPAC Extragalactic Database". Results for NGC 0028. Retrieved 2010-05-04.

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