|Object NGC 1261 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 1261 - globular cluster of stars in the constellation Horologii|
Type: II -
The angular dimensions: 6.80'
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 3h12m15.3s; Dec= -55°12'59"
Other names of the object NGC 1261 : GCL 5, ESO 155-SC11
Nearby objects: NGC 1259
, NGC 1260
, NGC 1262
, NGC 1263
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