NGC 3271

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NGC 3271
Observation data (J2000 epoch)
Constellation Antlia
Right ascension 10h 30m 5s[1]
Declination −35° 22′[1]
Apparent magnitude (V) 11.7[1]
See also: Galaxy, List of galaxies

NGC 3271 is a barred spiral galaxy[2] in the constellation Antlia. At magnitude 11.7, it is the brightest spiral galaxy in the Antlia Cluster, which lies about 40.7 megaparsecs (132.7 million light-years) away.[3]