The galaxy NGC 1179

Image of NGC 1179
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 1179 is visible between 23:44 and 04:23. It will become accessible around 23:44, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your south-eastern horizon. It will reach its highest point in the sky at 02:05, 29° above your southern horizon. It will become inaccessible around 04:23 when it sinks below 22° above your south-western horizon.

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Name NGC 1179
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Eridanus
Magnitude:12.61 (B) [2]
12.10 (J) [2]
12.33 (H) [2]
12.40 (K) [2]
Hubble type:Sc
Right ascension:03h02m [2]
Declination:-18°53' [2]
Distance:15.5 Mpc
50.5 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-18.34

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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