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Galaxy NGC 1079

Galaxy in Fornax constellation (The Furnace). Also known as ESO 416-13, IRAS 02415-2913, MCG -5-7-17, PGC 10330.
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5.5' x 3.1'
11.5
13.5
2h 43m 44s
-29º 00' 09''
0.0048
SB0-a/P
67 M light years

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