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Galaxy NGC 1248

Galaxy in Eridanus constellation (The River). Also known as MCG -1-9-16, PGC 11970.
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1.2' x 1'
12.5
12.5
3h 12m 48s
-5º 13' 29''
0.0074
S0 - Lenticular
102 M light years

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