The galaxy NGC 1556

Image of NGC 1556
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 1556 is not observable because it lies so far south that it never rises above the horizon.

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Name NGC 1556
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Dorado
Magnitude:13.53 (B) [2]
11.52 (J) [2]
10.95 (H) [2]
10.77 (K) [2]
Hubble type:Sb
Right ascension:04h17m [2]
Declination:-50°09' [2]
Distance:17.5 Mpc
57.0 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-17.69

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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