The galaxy IC 1309

Image of IC 1309
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , IC 1309 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 02:56 (EDT) – 3 hours and 47 minutes before the Sun – and reaching an altitude of 24° above the south-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 05:36.

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Name IC 1309
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Sagittarius
Magnitude:15.15 (B) [2]
11.81 (J) [2]
11.15 (H) [2]
10.82 (K) [2]
Hubble type:SABb
Right ascension:20h03m [2]
Declination:-17°13' [2]
Distance:114.5 Mpc
373.3 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-20.14

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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