NGC 918

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NGC 918 is a barred spiral galaxy in the constellation Aries. It was discovered by John Herschel on Jan 11, 1831.[1]

NGC 918
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NGC 918 by the Mount Lemmon SkyCenter
Observation data (J2000 epoch)
ConstellationAries
Right ascension 02h 25m 50s[2]
Declination+18° 29′ 46″[2]
Redshift0.005027[3]
Helio radial velocity1507 ± 3 km/s[3]
Apparent magnitude (V)15.01[2]
Apparent magnitude (B)16.0[2]
Characteristics
TypeSAB(rs)c[3]
Other designations
NGC 918,MCG+03-07-011, LEDA 9236[2]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Seligman, Courtney. "New General Catalog Objects: NGC 900 - 949". New General Catalog Objects: NGC 900 - 949. Retrieved 19 June 2019.
  2. ^ a b c d e "NGC 918". SIMBAD. Centre de données astronomiques de Strasbourg. Retrieved 19 June 2019.
  3. ^ a b c "NASA/IPAC Extragalactic Database". ned.ipac.caltech.edu. Retrieved 19 June 2019.

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