The galaxy NGC 1209

Image of NGC 1209
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 1209 is not observable – it will reach its highest point in the sky during daytime and is 22° below the horizon at dusk.

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Name NGC 1209
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Eridanus
Magnitude:11.40 (V)[2]
12.00 (B)[1]
8.55 (H)[1]
8.32 (K)[1]
9.25 (J)[1]
Hubble type:E
Right Ascension:03h06m [1]
Declination:-15°36' [1]
Distance:31.6 Mpc
103.0 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-21.10

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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