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NGC1179   Galaxy - SBc
PGC11480, ESO547-1, MCG-3-08-060, UGCA48, ESO-LV5470010, IRAS03003-1905

Description: Extremely faint, pretty small, gradually brighter in the middle, *12 f 1'

Constellation: Eridanus

Coordinates (2000.0):
Right Ascension: 03h 02m 38.40s
Declination: -18° 53' 54.0"

Magnitude: 12,0

Apparent size (arc min): 4,6

Original Dreyer's description: eF, pS, gbM, *12 f 1'

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