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Galaxy NGC 857

Galaxy in Fornax constellation (The Furnace). Also known as ESO 415-6, MCG -5-6-8, PGC 8455.
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1.5' x 1.3'
2h 12m 37s
-31º 56' 40''
0.0117
12.70
13.20
S0 - Lenticular
161 M light years

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Late November

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