NGC 7331 Group

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NGC 7331 Group
Observation data (Epoch J2000)
Right ascension22h 37m
Declination+34° 25′
Brightest memberNGC 7331
Other designations
NGC 7331 Group, LGG 459, Deer Lick Group
See also: Galaxy groups, Galaxy clusters, List of galaxy clusters

NGC 7331 Group is a group of galaxies in the constellation Pegasus. Spiral galaxy NGC 7331 is the brightest member of the group. This group is also called the Deer Lick Group,[1] and contains four other members; NGC 7335, NGC 7336, NGC 7337 and NGC 7340, affectionately referred to as the "fleas".

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External links[edit]

  • "NAME NGC 7331 Group". SIMBAD. Centre de données astronomiques de Strasbourg.
  • ADS: The NGC 7331 Group, a Stable Group of Galaxies Projected on Stephan's Quartet
  • Nemiroff, R.; Bonnell, J., eds. (12 July 2008). "NGC 7331 and Beyond". Astronomy Picture of the Day. NASA.
  • NGC 7331 Group on WikiSky: DSS2, SDSS, GALEX, IRAS, Hydrogen α, X-Ray, Astrophoto, Sky Map, Articles and images
  • 3–10 October 2008: Andromeda Galaxy (M31), Gamma Andromedae, and the NGC 7331 Group on blog
  • NGC 7331 Group at

Coordinates: Sky map 22h 37m 00s, +34° 25′ 00″


  1. ^ Saratoga Skies, "NGC 7331 (Deer Lick Group and Stephan's Quintet)", Jim Solomon (accessed 7 May 2009)