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Galaxy NGC 259

Galaxy in Cetus constellation (The Whale). Also known as IRAS 00455-0302, MCG -1-3-15, PGC 2820.
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Data Sheet

2.9' x 36''
0h 48m 03s
-2º 46' 33''
0.0135
12.80
13.30
Sbc - Barred Spiral
186 M light years

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