The galaxy NGC 1277

Image of NGC 1277
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Seattle , NGC 1277 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 22:00 (PDT) and reaching an altitude of 29° above the north-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 03:34.

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Name NGC 1277
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Perseus
Magnitude:13.50 (V) [2]
14.90 (B) [3]
10.93 (J) [3]
10.17 (H) [3]
9.81 (K) [3]
Hubble type:S0-a
Right ascension:03h19m [3]
Declination:+41°34' [3]
Distance:56.9 Mpc
185.3 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-20.27

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47.61°N
122.33°W
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