The galaxy NGC 1379

Image of NGC 1379
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 1379 is not readily observable since it lies so far south that it will never rise more than 13° above the horizon.

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Name NGC 1379
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Fornax
Magnitude:10.91 (V) [2]
12.04 (B) [2]
9.08 (J) [2]
8.45 (H) [2]
8.24 (K) [2]
B-V Color (mag):1.13
Hubble type:E
Right ascension:03h36m [2]
Declination:-35°26' [2]
Distance:17.9 Mpc
58.4 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-20.35

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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