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Galaxy NGC 1581

Galaxy in Dorado constellation (The Swordfish). Also known as ESO 157-26, IRAS 04236-5503, PGC 15055.
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1.8' x 42''
12.9
13.0
4h 24m 44s
-54º 56' 32''
0.0053
E-S0
73 M light years

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