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Observatory Parameters
Jan 22
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:32 22:49

Elliptical Galaxy NGC 1265 Galaxy in Perseus Constellation

Size: 1.8' x 1.6' Magnitude: 12.1 Also known as 3C 83.1, CGCG 540-88, MCG 7-7-52, PGC 12287, UGC 2651
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Uploaded by ZSOOLT Zalaegerszeg, Hungary
Size: 2,299 × 1,499 px
Visual Field: 0.6º
ISO: 1,600

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Data Sheet

21.9
3h 18m 15s
41º 51' 27''
0.0251
E1 - Elliptical
346 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 1265

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