The galaxy NGC 1270

Image of NGC 1270
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 1270 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 17:37 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 45° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 21:39, 89° above your northern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 04:08, when it sinks below 22° above your north-western horizon.

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Name NGC 1270
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Perseus
Magnitude:12.90 (V) [2]
14.40 (B) [3]
10.47 (J) [3]
9.73 (H) [3]
9.44 (K) [3]
Hubble type:E
Right ascension:03h18m [3]
Declination:+41°28' [3]
Distance:76.3 Mpc
248.7 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-21.51

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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