NGC 1309 is a spiral galaxy object of interest in space. It lies at a distance of 100 Million LY light years away in the constellation of Eridanus.
It is also referred to as NGC(1309) in the New General Catalogue. This is a list of deep space objects that was compiled by John Louis Emil Dreyer in 1888 in an update to John Herschel earlier catalogue.
The Spiral Galaxy's location is 3 22 5.69 (R.A.) and -15 23 47.70 (Dec.). Its Visual (Apparent) Brightness is 12.00 Magnitude . The object can not be seen by the naked eye, you need a telescope to see it.
|Right Ascension||3 22 5.69|
|Declination||-15 23 47.70|
|Distance (Lt.Yr)||100 Million LY|
|Visual / Apparent Magnitude||12.00|
|Naked Eye Visible||Requires a 4.5 - 6 Inch Telescope - Magnitudes|
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