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Galaxy NGC 291

Galaxy in Cetus constellation (The Whale). Also known as IRAS 00510-0901, MCG -2-3-35, PGC 3140.
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Data Sheet

1.1' x 36''
13.9
13.3
0h 53m 29s
-8º 46' 02''
0.0190
Sa - Spiral
262 M light years

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