Object NGC 1291 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 1291 - galaxy in the constellation Eridani|
Type: SB0-a - spiral galaxy with bar
The angular dimensions: 11.00'x9.5'
magnitude: V=8.5m; B=9.4m
The surface brightness: 13.1 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 3h17m18.3s; Dec= -41°6'26"
redshift (z): 0.002799
The distance from the Sun to NGC 1291: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 11.8 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 1291 : PGC 12209, NGC 1269, ESO 301-2, MCG -7-7-8, AM 0315-411, IRAS 03154-4117
Nearby objects: NGC 1289
, NGC 1290
, NGC 1292
, NGC 1293
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