NGC 7041

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NGC 7041
NGC 7041.jpg
The lenticular galaxy NGC 7041.
Observation data (J2000 epoch)
ConstellationIndus
Right ascension 21h 16m 32.4s[1]
Declination−48° 21′ 49″[1]
Redshift0.006491/1946 km/s[1]
Distance77,767,300 ly
Apparent magnitude (V)12.09[1]
Characteristics
TypeSA0 [1]
Apparent size (V)3.6 x 1.5[1]
Other designations
ESO 235-82, AM 2113-483, PGC 66463[1]
See also: Galaxy, List of galaxies

NGC 7041 is a lenticular galaxy located about 80 million light-years away in the constellation of Indus.[2][3] NGC 7041 was discovered by astronomer John Herschel on July 7, 1834.[4]

Group Membership[edit]

NGC 7041 is part of the Indus Triplet of galaxies which contains the nearby galaxy NGC 7049 and the galaxy NGC 7029.[5]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g "NASA/IPAC Extragalactic Database". Results for NGC 7041. Retrieved 2017-06-24.
  2. ^ Rojas, Sebastián García. "Galaxy NGC 7041 - Galaxy in Indus Constellation · Deep Sky Objects Browser". DSO Browser. Retrieved 2017-06-26.
  3. ^ "Your NED Search Results". ned.ipac.caltech.edu. Retrieved 2017-06-26.
  4. ^ "New General Catalog Objects: NGC 7000 - 7049". cseligman.com. Retrieved 2017-06-23.
  5. ^ "NGC 7049, an unusual galaxy in Indus". Anne's Astronomy News (in Dutch). 2012-08-05. Retrieved 2017-06-09.