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DS 001 is about to land

CONTACT: Estabilished
STATUS: Object Identified
APPROX. LANDING DATE: March, 2015
Right ascension 00h 42m 44.3s
Declination +41° 16′ 9″
Redshift −301 ± 1 km/s
Distance 2.54 ± 0.06 Mly
(778 ± 17 kpc)
Type SA(s)b
Number of stars 1 trillion (1012)
Apparent dimensions (V) 190′ × 60′
Apparent magnitude (V) 3.44
O.D.: M31, NGC 224, UGC 454, PGC 2557, 2C 56 (Core), LEDA 2557