The galaxy NGC 1947

Image of NGC 1947
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 1947 is not observable because it lies so far south that it never rises above the horizon.

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Name NGC 1947
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Dorado
Magnitude:10.80 (V)[1]
11.76 (B)[1]
8.43 (J)[1]
7.75 (H)[1]
7.50 (K)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.96
Hubble type:E-S0
Right Ascension:05h26m [1]
Declination:-63°45' [1]
Distance:144.0 Mpc
469.4 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-24.99

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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