Object NGC 1280 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 1280 - galaxy in the constellation Ceti|
Type: SBc - spiral galaxy with bar
The angular dimensions: 0.90'x0.8'
magnitude: V=13.4m; B=14.1m
The surface brightness: 12.9 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 3h17m57s; Dec= -0°10'8"
redshift (z): 0.022816
The distance from the Sun to NGC 1280: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 96.4 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 1280 : PGC 12262, UGC 2652, MCG 0-9-50, CGCG 390-51, IRAS 03154-0021
Nearby objects: NGC 1278
, NGC 1279
, NGC 1281
, NGC 1282
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