NGC 147

Type Location r.a. dec. Size Magnitude Distance
Galaxy Cas 00h33.2 +48°30 12.9 x 8.1 9.3 2.4 Mly

NGC 147 is a local group dwarf spheroidal galaxy, in constellation Cassiopeia, at a distance of about 2.4 million light-years. It is a faint companion of the Andromeda galaxy (M31).


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Date Telescope Binning Exp Time (s) Special processing Notes
Nov 30, 2004 Centurion 18" L 1:1
RGB 3:1
L 3x300
RGB 300