The galaxy NGC 1172

Image of NGC 1172
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 1172 is visible between 23:13 and 04:51. It will become accessible around 23:13, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your south-eastern horizon. It will reach its highest point in the sky at 02:04, 34° above your southern horizon. It will become inaccessible around 04:51 when it sinks below 22° above your south-western horizon.

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Name NGC 1172
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Eridanus
Magnitude:12.00 (V) [1]
12.87 (B) [2]
10.08 (J) [2]
9.40 (H) [2]
9.21 (K) [2]
Hubble type:E
Right ascension:03h01m [2]
Declination:-14°50' [2]

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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