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NGC 7331 Facts

NGC 7331 Facts Galaxy in Pegasus

NGC 7331 is a galaxy object of interest in space. It lies at a distance of 45 Million Ly light years away in the constellation of Pegasus.

It is also referred to as NGC(7331) 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. NGC 7331 was discovered in 1784 by William Herschel.

The Galaxy's location is 22 37 04.102 (R.A.) and +34 24 57.31 (Dec.). Its Visual (Apparent) Brightness is 10.40 Magnitude . The object can not be seen by the naked eye, you need a telescope to see it.

Fact File

NameNGC 7331
NGC Id7331
Right Ascension22 37 04.102
Declination+34 24 57.31
Distance (Lt.Yr)45 Million Ly
Visual / Apparent Magnitude10.40
Naked Eye VisibleRequires a 4.5 - 6 Inch Telescope - Magnitudes
Year of Discovery1784
DiscovererWilliam Herschel
Radial Velocity818
CoprightSpace Telescope

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