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 Seattle , NGC 1209 is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible around 02:27, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 04:19, 26° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 05:39, 24° above your southern horizon.

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Name NGC 1209
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Eridanus
Magnitude:11.40 (V) [1]
12.00 (B) [2]
9.25 (J) [2]
8.55 (H) [2]
8.32 (K) [2]
Hubble type:E
Right ascension:03h06m [2]
Declination:-15°36' [2]

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47.61°N
122.33°W
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