NGC 7814

Alt. Designations: NGC 7814
Object Type: spiral galaxy
Constellation: Pegasus
Distance: 40 mly
Right Ascension: 00h 03m 14.8s
Declination: +16° 08´ 43"
Visual Magnitude: 10.8
Apparent Dimension: 5.5´ X 2.3´
Best Month To View: Aug

NGC 7814 is a spiral galaxy about 40 million light-years away in the constellation Pegasus. The galaxy is seen edge-on from Earth. It is sometimes referred to as "the little sombrero", a miniature version of Messier 104. The star field behind NGC 7814 is known for its density of faint, remote galaxies.