NGC 95

NGC 95

NGC 95
Observation data
Constellation Pisces
Right ascension 00h 22m 13.6s
Declination +10° 29′ 30″
Redshift 0.017946[1]
Helio radial velocity 5380 km/s[1]
Distance 250 Mly
[2]
Type SAB(rs)c?pec
Apparent magnitude (V) 12.5 mag
Other designations
UGC 214, PGC 1426, GC 47.

NGC 95 is a spiral galaxy located in the Pisces constellation.
The Galaxy was discovered by English astronomer John Fredrick William Herschel on October 18, 1784.
The galaxy has several blue spiral arms surrounding a bright yellow nucleus. The galaxy is approximately 120,000 light years in diameter, making it only slightly larger than the Milky Way.

References

  1. ^ a b "NASA/IPAC Extragalactic Database". Results for NGC 0095. Retrieved 2015-08-18. 
  2. ^ "Celestial Atlas". Cseligman. Retrieved 2015-08-18. 

External links

  • NGC 95 on WikiSky: DSS2, SDSS, GALEX, IRAS, Hydrogen α, X-Ray, Astrophoto, Sky Map, Articles and images