The galaxy NGC 1306

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , NGC 1306 is not observable – it will reach its highest point in the sky during daytime and is no higher than 19° above the horizon at dawn.

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Name NGC 1306
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Fornax
Magnitude:13.62 (B)[2]
11.64 (J)[2]
11.03 (H)[2]
10.69 (K)[2]
Hubble type:Sb
Right ascension:03h21m [2]
Declination:-25°30' [2]
Distance:33.0 Mpc
107.6 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-18.97

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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