The galaxy NGC 1099

Image of NGC 1099
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 1099 is visible between 20:31 and 01:29. It will become accessible around 20:31, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your south-eastern horizon. It will reach its highest point in the sky at 22:58, 31° above your southern horizon. It will become inaccessible around 01:29 when it sinks below 22° above your south-western horizon.

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Name NGC 1099
Object Type Galaxy
Other Names
HCG 21
Magnitude:13.98 (B) [2]
10.78 (J) [2]
10.05 (H) [2]
9.85 (K) [2]
10.10 (R) [3]
Hubble type:SBb
Right ascension:02h45m [2]
Declination:-17°42' [2]
Distance:88.0 Mpc
286.9 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-24.62




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