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Galaxy NGC 1218

Galaxy in Cetus constellation (The Whale). Also known as 3C 78, CGCG 416-2, MCG 1-9-1, NPM1G +03.0124, PGC 11749, UGC 2555.
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1.3' x 1'
12.6
12.8
3h 08m 26s
4º 06' 40''
0.0287
S0-a
395 M light years

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