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NGC1280   Galaxy

Description: Very faint, very small, round, gradually brighter in the middle, r

Constellation: Cetus

Coordinates (2000.0):
Right Ascension: 03h 17m 57.09s
Declination: -00° 10' 11.2"

Magnitude: 14,0

Original Dreyer's description: vF, vS, R, gbM, r

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Although I put as much care as possible, I can't guarantee the data are correct. This website aims to provide a quick access to basic information and images of celestial objects, but should not be used for any serious scientic work (although I know it helped in the discovery of some supernovae!)