Object NGC 1246 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 1246 - galaxy in the constellation Horologii|
Type: E5 - elliptical galaxy
The angular dimensions: 1.30'x0.8'
magnitude: V=12.9m; B=13.9m
The surface brightness: 13.0 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 3h7m2.3s; Dec= -66°56'18"
redshift (z): 0.018810
The distance from the Sun to NGC 1246: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 79.5 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 1246 : PGC 11680, ESO 82-9, FAIR 229
Nearby objects: NGC 1244
, NGC 1245
, NGC 1247
, NGC 1248
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