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Catalogue and alternative designations

NGC 7213 

Type Galaxy
Position 22 09 16, -47 09 59
Constellation Grus
Camera and Telescope STXL6303E and 36.8 cm Ritchey Chretien 
Focal Ratio F9
Exposure Details A LRGB image with luminance = 110 minutes, red = green = blue = 60 minutes. All unbinned
Description NGC 7213 is easy to find because it is only 16 arcminutes to the north west of magnitude 1.7 Alpha Grus. It's quite an easy object at magnitude 10.1 and is 3.1 x 2.1 arcminutes in size. The classification is SA (sa) and it's also a Seyfert galaxy. The estimated distance is 72 million light years.