The galaxy NGC 1398

Image of NGC 1398
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , NGC 1398 is not readily observable since it lies so far south that it will never rise more than 21° above the horizon.

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Name NGC 1398
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Fornax
Magnitude:9.70 (V)[2]
10.37 (B)[1]
6.78 (H)[1]
7.40 (J)[1]
6.50 (K)[1]
Hubble type:SBab
Right Ascension:03h38m [1]
Declination:-26°20' [1]
Distance:21.0 Mpc
68.6 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-21.91

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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