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Messier 110 (NGC205) Facts

Messier 110 (NGC205) is a satiellite galaxy of m31 object of interest in space. It lies at a distance of 2,600-2,780 kly light years away in the constellation of Andromeda.

It is referred to as M(110) when it was catalogued by Charles Messier in 18th - 19th Century France. It is also referred to as NGC(205) in the New General Catalogue. This is a list of deep space objects that was compiled by John Louis Emil Dreyer in 1888 in an update to John Herschel earlier catalogue.

The Satiellite Galaxy of M31's location is 00:40.4 (R.A.) and +41:41 (Dec.). Its Visual (Apparent) Brightness is 9.00 Magnitude with an apparent dimension of 17x10 . The object can not be seen by the naked eye from Earth, you need a telescope to see it.

(M110,NGC205) is a satiellite galaxy of m31. It was discovered in 1773 by Charles Messier. It's location is RA(00:40.4), Dec(+41:41) and its distance is calculated 2.600-2.780 light years away. Its visual Brightness is 8.5. Its apparent dimensions measured in arcmins is 17x10.

Fact File


NameMessier 110 (NGC205)
TypeSatiellite Galaxy of M31
Messier Id110
NGC Id205
ConstellationAndromeda
Right Ascension00:40.4
Declination+41:41
Distance (Lt.Yr)2,600-2,780 kly
Apparent Dimension17x10
Visual / Apparent Magnitude9.00
Naked Eye VisibleRequires a 7x50 Binoculars - Magnitudes
Year of Discovery1773
DiscovererCharles Messier


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