The galaxy IC 1459

Image of IC 1459
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , IC 1459 is not readily observable since it lies so far south that it will never rise more than 12° above the horizon.

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Name IC 1459
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Grus
Magnitude:11.85 (V) [1]
10.96 (B) [1]
7.69 (J) [1]
7.07 (H) [1]
6.81 (K) [1]
B-V Color (mag):-0.89
Hubble type:E
Right ascension:22h57m [1]
Declination:-36°27' [1]

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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