NGC 8 as seen on SDSS
Epoch J2000 Equinox J2000
|Right ascension||00h 08m 45.3s|
|Declination||+23° 50′ 20″|
NGC 8 is a double star system (K5 and F8) in the constellation Pegasus, discovered on 29 September 1865 by Otto Wilhelm von Struve. It is approximately 2.7 arc minutes away from NGC 9. They are most likely unrelated stars, simply an optical binary.
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