NGC 510

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NGC 510
NGC 0510 SDSS.jpg
NGC 510
Credit: (SDSS)
Observation data
Epoch J2000.0      Equinox J2000.0
Constellation Pisces
Right ascension 01h 23m 55.56s [1]
Declination 33° 29′ 48.80″ [1]
Apparent magnitude (V) 14.9 and 15.1 [2]
Other designations
GC 5173

NGC 510 is a double star in the constellation of Pisces.[2][3] The stars are separated 8", and located 7' ESE of NGC 499 and 9' WNW of NGC 515.[4]

The RNGC mislabels PGC 5102 as NGC 510.[4]

Observational history

NGC 510 was discovered by Swedish astronomer Herman Schultz on November 11, 1867.[3] The object was initially considered a "misty" object (a galaxy) based on the observations with research instruments of that time, and was included on the NGC list. Later it became clear that it was a double star.[3]

See also

External links

  • NGC 510 on WikiSky: DSS2, SDSS, GALEX, IRAS, Hydrogen α, X-Ray, Astrophoto, Sky Map, Articles and images
  • SEDS

References

  1. ^ a b "NASA/IPAC Extragalactic Database". ned.ipac.caltech.edu. Retrieved December 4, 2017. 
  2. ^ a b "Celestial Atlas". cseligman.com. Retrieved December 4, 2017. 
  3. ^ a b c "Data for NGC 510". www.astronomy-mall.com. Retrieved December 9, 2017. 
  4. ^ a b "NGC/IC Project". www.ngcicproject.org. Retrieved December 4, 2017. 

Coordinates: Sky map 01h 23m 55.56s, 33° 29′ 48.80″


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