NGC 80 is a lenticular galaxy located in the constellation Andromeda. It is interacting with NGC 47 and NGC 68, and is the brightest cluster galaxy of the NGC 80 group, a galaxy group named after it.[3]

NGC 80
NGC80 - SDSS DR14.jpg
SDSS image of NGC 80
Observation data (J2000 epoch)
Right ascension00h 21m 10.865s[1]
Declination+22° 21′ 26.11″[1]
Helio radial velocity5698[2]
Distance260.76 ± 66.60 Mly (79.950 ± 20.421 Mpc)[2]
Group or clusterNGC 80 group[3]
Apparent magnitude (V)12.07[2]
Apparent magnitude (B)13.7[4]
Absolute magnitude (V)-22.38[2]
Size166,900 ly (51,160 pc)[2]
Apparent size (V)2.2′ × 2.002′[2]
Other designations
UGC 203, MCG+04-02-004, PGC 1351[4]


  1. ^ a b Skrutskie, Michael F.; Cutri, Roc M.; Stiening, Rae; Weinberg, Martin D.; Schneider, Stephen E.; Carpenter, John M.; Beichman, Charles A.; Capps, Richard W.; Chester, Thomas; Elias, Jonathan H.; Huchra, John P.; Liebert, James W.; Lonsdale, Carol J.; Monet, David G.; Price, Stephan; Seitzer, Patrick; Jarrett, Thomas H.; Kirkpatrick, J. Davy; Gizis, John E.; Howard, Elizabeth V.; Evans, Tracey E.; Fowler, John W.; Fullmer, Linda; Hurt, Robert L.; Light, Robert M.; Kopan, Eugene L.; Marsh, Kenneth A.; McCallon, Howard L.; Tam, Robert; Van Dyk, Schuyler D.; Wheelock, Sherry L. (1 February 2006). "The Two Micron All Sky Survey (2MASS)". The Astronomical Journal. 131 (2): 1163–1183. Bibcode:2006AJ....131.1163S. doi:10.1086/498708. ISSN 0004-6256.
  2. ^ a b c d e f g "NED Results for NGC 0080". NASA/IPAC Extragalactic Database. Retrieved 18 February 2017.
  3. ^ a b Silchenko, Olga K.; Afanasiev, Victor L. (2008). "Stellar populations and galaxy evolution in the NGC 80 group". arXiv:0807.0334 [astro-ph].
  4. ^ a b "NGC 80". SIMBAD. Centre de données astronomiques de Strasbourg. Retrieved 18 February 2017.

External linksEdit

  •   Media related to NGC 80 at Wikimedia Commons
  • (in English) SEDS