NGC 463

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NGC 463
NGC 0463 2MASS.jpg
NGC 463 as imaged by the 2MASS survey.
Observation data (J2000 epoch)
Constellation Pisces
Right ascension 01h 18m 58.2s.[1]
Declination 16° 19′ 33″[1]
Redshift 0.021005/6297 km/s[1]
Distance 264 million ly
Apparent magnitude (V) 15.2[1]
Characteristics
Type S0 [1]
Apparent size (V) 1.2' × 0.4'[1]
Other designations
CGCG 459-25, MCG 3-4-19, PGC 4719, UGC 840[1]
See also: Galaxy, List of galaxies

NGC 463 is a lenticular galaxy located about 264 million Light-years away from Earth in the constellation Pisces.[2][3] It was discovered by French astronomer Édouard Stephan on December 16, 1871.[4]

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  1. ^ a b c d e f g "NASA/IPAC Extragalactic Database". Results for NGC 0463. Retrieved 2017-06-03. 
  2. ^ Rojas, Sebastián García. "Galaxy NGC 463 – Galaxy in Pisces Constellation · Deep Sky Objects Browser". DSO Browser. Retrieved 2017-06-04. 
  3. ^ "Your NED Search Results". ned.ipac.caltech.edu. Retrieved 2017-06-04. 
  4. ^ "New General Catalog Objects: NGC 450 – 499". cseligman.com. Retrieved 2017-06-04. 

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