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 Ashburn , NGC 1379 is not readily observable since it lies so far south that it will never rise more than 15° above the horizon.

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Name NGC 1379
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Fornax
Magnitude:10.91 (V)[1]
12.04 (B)[1]
8.45 (H)[1]
8.24 (K)[1]
9.08 (J)[1]
B-V Color (mag):1.13
Hubble type:E
Right Ascension:03h36m [1]
Declination:-35°26' [1]
Distance:17.7 Mpc
57.7 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-20.33

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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