The galaxy NGC 1291

Image of NGC 1291
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 1291 is not readily observable since it lies so far south that it will never rise more than 9° above the horizon.

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Name NGC 1291
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Eridanus
Magnitude:8.50 (V) [1]
Right ascension:03h17m [2]
Declination:-41°06' [2]

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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