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Observatory Parameters
Jan 17
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
New Moon
07:43 17:57

Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 1253 Galaxy in Eridanus Constellation

Size: 5.3' x 2.3' Magnitude: 11.7 Also known as Arp 279, KUG 0311-030, MCG -1-9-18, PGC 12041, UGCA 62
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Uploaded by tedelaney2009
Size: 3,358 × 2,536 px
Visual Field: 0.2º

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Data Sheet

23.0
3h 14m 09s
-2º 49' 22''
0.0057
SBc - Barred Spiral
79 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 1253

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