The galaxy IC 1255

Image of IC 1255
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , IC 1255 is visible all night. It will become visible at around 21:52 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 46° above your south-eastern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight at around 03:39, 38° above your western horizon.

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Name IC 1255
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Ophiuchus
Magnitude:14.20 (B)[1]
10.64 (H)[1]
10.28 (K)[1]
11.37 (J)[1]
Hubble type:Sb
Right Ascension:17h23m [1]
Declination:+12°41' [1]
Distance:114.0 Mpc
371.6 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-21.08

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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