NGC1272 (Galaxy)

Image of NGC1272
R/B-band color composite image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From San Diego , NGC1272 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 17:45 (PST), 42° above your north-eastern horizon, as dusk fades to darkness. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 21:45, 81° above your northern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 03:39, when it sinks below 21° above your north-western horizon.

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Name NGC1272
Object type Galaxy
Right ascension:03h19m [1]
Declination:+41°29' [1]
Magnitude:11.88 (V) [1]
12.96 (B) [1]
9.67 (J) [1]
9.00 (H) [1]
8.69 (K) [1]
Hubble type:E
B-V Color (mag):1.08
Visibility from San Diego

All times shown in San Diego local time.


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