|Object NGC 1281 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 1281 - galaxy in the constellation Persei|
Type: E5 - elliptical galaxy
The angular dimensions: 0.90'x0.4'
magnitude: V=13.3m; B=14.5m
The surface brightness: 13.0 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 3h20m6.3s; Dec= 41°37'47"
redshift (z): 0.014343
The distance from the Sun to NGC 1281: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 60.6 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 1281 : PGC 12458, MCG 7-7-67, CGCG 540-108
Nearby objects: NGC 1279
, NGC 1280
, NGC 1282
, NGC 1283
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