The galaxy NGC 1428

Image of NGC 1428
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , NGC 1428 is not readily observable since it lies so far south that it will never rise more than 12° above the horizon.

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Name NGC 1428
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Fornax
Magnitude:13.77 (B) [2]
11.00 (J) [2]
10.30 (H) [2]
10.20 (K) [2]
Hubble type:E-S0
Right ascension:03h42m [2]
Declination:-35°09' [2]
Distance:20.4 Mpc
66.3 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-17.77

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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