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 Fairfield , IC 1309 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 01:50 (EDT) – 4 hours and 13 minutes before the Sun – and reaching an altitude of 24° above the south-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks at around 04:51.

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Name IC 1309
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Sagittarius
Magnitude:15.15 (B)[1]
11.15 (H)[1]
10.82 (K)[1]
11.81 (J)[1]
Hubble type:SABb
Right Ascension:20h03m [1]
Declination:-17°13' [1]
Distance:114.2 Mpc
372.5 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-20.14

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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