NGC 247

Type Location r.a. dec. Size Magnitude Distance
Galaxy Cet 00h47.1 -20°46' 20' x 7.4' 9 11.1 Mly

NGC 247 is an Intermediate spiral galaxy (although it's sometimes classified as a Dwarf spiral galaxy) about 11.1 million light-years away in the constellation Cetus.
It is very close in the sky to the Sculptor galaxy
Being at a low -20°46', it is quite impossible to get a sharp image at my latitude.


NGC 247

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