The galaxy NGC 1302

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Seattle , NGC 1302 is not readily observable since it lies so far south that it will never rise more than 16° above the horizon.

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Name NGC 1302
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Fornax
Magnitude:11.43 (B)[2]
8.72 (J)[2]
8.03 (H)[2]
7.83 (K)[2]
Hubble type:S0-a
Right ascension:03h19m [2]
Declination:-26°03' [2]
Distance:8.5 Mpc
27.6 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-18.21

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47.61°N
122.33°W
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