|Object NGC 1279 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 1279 - galaxy in the constellation Persei|
Type: S - spiral galaxy
The angular dimensions: 0.60'x0.4'
magnitude: V=15.0m; B=15.8m
The surface brightness: 13.3 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 3h19m59.1s; Dec= 41°28'47"
redshift (z): 0.024300
The distance from the Sun to NGC 1279: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 102.6 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 1279 : PGC 12448, PGC 12449
Nearby objects: NGC 1277
, NGC 1278
, NGC 1280
, NGC 1281
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