The galaxy NGC 1387

Image of NGC 1387
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Seattle , NGC 1387 is not readily observable since it lies so far south that it will never rise more than 6° above the horizon.

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Name NGC 1387
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Fornax
Magnitude:10.69 (V)[1]
11.75 (B)[1]
7.76 (H)[1]
7.43 (K)[1]
8.44 (J)[1]
B-V Color (mag):1.06
Hubble type:E-S0
Right Ascension:03h36m [1]
Declination:-35°30' [1]
Distance:17.2 Mpc
56.2 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-20.49

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47.61°N
122.33°W
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