|Object NGC 1255 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 1255 - galaxy in the constellation Fornacis|
Type: SBbc - spiral galaxy with bar
The angular dimensions: 4.20'x2.7'
magnitude: V=10.9m; B=11.4m
The surface brightness: 13.4 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 3h13m32s; Dec= -25°43'28"
redshift (z): 0.005624
The distance from the Sun to NGC 1255: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 23.8 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 1255 : PGC 12007, ESO 481-13, MCG -4-8-50, UGCA 60, AM 0311-255, IRAS 03113-2554
Nearby objects: NGC 1253
, NGC 1254
, NGC 1256
, NGC 1257
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