The galaxy NGC 1214

Image of NGC 1214
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 1214 is visible between 23:00 and 05:39. It will become accessible around 23:00, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your south-eastern horizon. It will reach its highest point in the sky at 02:22, 39° above your southern horizon. It will become inaccessible around 05:39 when it sinks below 22° above your south-western horizon.

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Name NGC 1214
Object Type Galaxy
Other Names
HCG 23
Magnitude:15.13 (B) [2]
10.89 (J) [2]
10.15 (H) [2]
9.82 (K) [2]
11.20 (R) [3]
Hubble type:S0-a
Right ascension:03h06m [2]
Declination:-09°32' [2]
Distance:54.7 Mpc
178.3 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-22.49




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