The galaxy NGC 1588

Image of NGC 1588
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 1588 is not readily observable since it is very close to the Sun, at a separation of only 20° from it.

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Name NGC 1588
Object Type Galaxy
Other Names
Mrk 616
Position
Constellation:Taurus
Magnitude:14.10 (V)[2]
14.10 (B)[1]
Hubble type:E
Right Ascension:04h30m [1]
Declination:+00°39' [1]
Distance:34.2 Mpc
111.5 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-18.57

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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