NGC 394

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NGC 394
NGC394 - SDSS DR14.jpg
SDSS image of NGC 394 (center), NGC 392 can be seen in the lower right
Observation data (J2000 epoch)
ConstellationPisces
Right ascension 01h 08m 26.0s[1]
Declination+33° 08′ 53″[1]
Redshift0.014754[1]
Helio radial velocity4,423 km/s[1]
Apparent magnitude (V)14.8[1]
Characteristics
TypeS0[2]
Apparent size (V)0.4' × 0.2'[1]
Other designations
CGCG 501-095, MCG +05-03-063, 2MASX J01082606+3308529, 2MASXi J0108260+330852, PGC 4049.[1]

NGC 394 is a lenticular galaxy located in the constellation Pisces. It was discovered on October 26, 1854 by R. J. Mitchell. It was described by Dreyer as "faint, small, 50 arcsec northeast of II 218.", with II 218 being NGC 392.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g "NASA/IPAC Extragalactic Database". Results for NGC 0394. Retrieved September 2, 2016.
  2. ^ "NGC 394". SIMBAD. Centre de données astronomiques de Strasbourg.
  3. ^ "New General Catalog Objects: NGC 350 - 399". Cseligman. Retrieved February 3, 2017.

External links[edit]

  • Media related to NGC 394 at Wikimedia Commons