The galaxy NGC 1399

Image of NGC 1399
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Seattle , NGC 1399 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 1399
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Fornax
Magnitude:9.59 (V)[1]
9.74 (B)[1]
6.56 (H)[1]
6.31 (K)[1]
7.21 (J)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.15
Hubble type:E
Right Ascension:03h38m [1]
Declination:-35°27' [1]
Distance:17.9 Mpc
58.4 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-21.68

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47.61°N
122.33°W
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