The galaxy NGC 1281

Image of NGC 1281
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 1281 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 17:36 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 39° above your north-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 22:11, 89° above your north-eastern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 04:41, when it sinks below 21° above your north-western horizon.

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Name NGC 1281
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Perseus
Magnitude:13.50 (V) [2]
15.00 (B) [3]
11.12 (J) [3]
10.36 (H) [3]
10.06 (K) [3]
Hubble type:E
Right ascension:03h20m [3]
Declination:+41°37' [3]
Distance:93.3 Mpc
304.2 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-21.35

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
EST

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