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Galaxy NGC 1279

Galaxy in Perseus constellation (Rescuer of Andromeda). Also known as PGC 12448, PGC 12449.
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36'' x 24''
15.0
13.3
3h 19m 59s
41º 28' 46''
0.0243
S
335 M light years

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