NGC 4230

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NGC 4230
Observation data (2000 epoch)
ConstellationCentaurus
Right ascension 12h 17m 09.4s [1]
Declination−55° 17′ 10″ [1]
Apparent magnitude (V)9.0 [2]
Apparent dimensions (V)5′ x 7′ [3]
Physical characteristics
Other designationsGC 2820 [2]
See also: Open cluster, List of open clusters

NGC 4230 is a loosely scattered open cluster in the constellation of Centaurus.[1][3] It was discovered by John Herschel on April 5, 1837.[4]

ESO catalog (and SIMBAD database) misidentify ESO 171-SC14 as NGC 4230.[4]

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  1. ^ a b c "NASA/IPAC Extragalactic Database". ned.ipac.caltech.edu. Retrieved March 4, 2019.
  2. ^ a b "SEDS". spider.seds.org. Retrieved March 4, 2019.
  3. ^ a b "Celestial Atlas". cseligman.com. Retrieved March 4, 2019.
  4. ^ a b "Data for NGC 4230". www.astronomy-mall.com. Retrieved March 4, 2019.

Coordinates: Sky map 12h 17m 09.40s, -55° 17′ 10.00″