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 Cambridge , NGC 1588 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 01:19 (EDT) – 4 hours and 38 minutes before the Sun – and reaching an altitude of 34° above the south-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 04:43.

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Name NGC 1588
Object Type Galaxy
Other Names
Mrk 616
Position
Constellation:Taurus
Magnitude:14.10 (V)[3]
14.10 (B)[2]
Hubble type:E
Right ascension:04h30m [2]
Declination:+00°39' [2]
Distance:40.0 Mpc
130.4 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-18.91

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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