The galaxy M 108

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , M 108 is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible at around 19:10, when it rises 21° above your north-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 02:58, 76° above your northern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight at around 05:55, 58° above your north-western horizon.

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Name M 108
Object Type Galaxy
Other Names
NGC 3556
Constellation:Ursa Major
Magnitude:10.10 (V)[2]
10.70 (B)[1]
7.37 (H)[1]
7.04 (K)[1]
8.02 (J)[1]
Hubble type:Sc
Right Ascension:11h11m [1]
Declination:+55°40' [1]
Distance:14.3 Mpc
46.7 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-20.68




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