Constellation: Draco
Right Ascension: 11h 04m 13.8777s
Declination: +76° 58′ 58.170″
Distance: 0.311500 redshift
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A quasar or quasi-stellar object is an active galactic nucleus that appears star like in appearance because of the extreme distance. In 3C 249.1 case, the light from there took 3.9 billion years to reach us from our point of view.


Telescope: Explore Scientific 127 Refractor
Camera: ZWO 1600 MM