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 Fairfield , IC 1255 will become visible around 19:58 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 53° above your south-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting at 01:06.

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Name IC 1255
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Ophiuchus
Magnitude:14.20 (B) [2]
11.37 (J) [2]
10.64 (H) [2]
10.28 (K) [2]
Hubble type:Sb
Right ascension:17h23m [2]
Declination:+12°41' [2]
Distance:114.5 Mpc
373.3 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-21.09

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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