|Object NGC 1256 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 1256 - galaxy in the constellation Eridani|
Type: E/SB0 - spiral galaxy with bar
The angular dimensions: 1.10'x0.4'
magnitude: V=13.6m; B=14.6m
The surface brightness: 12.7 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 3h13m58.1s; Dec= -21°59'11"
redshift (z): 0.014383
The distance from the Sun to NGC 1256: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 60.8 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 1256 : PGC 12032, ESO 547-23, MCG -4-8-52
Nearby objects: NGC 1254
, NGC 1255
, NGC 1257
, NGC 1258
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