The galaxy NGC 1687

Image of NGC 1687
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , NGC 1687 is not readily observable since it lies so far south that it will never rise more than 13° above the horizon.

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Name NGC 1687
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Caelum
Magnitude:14.73 (B) [2]
12.61 (J) [2]
11.93 (H) [2]
11.35 (K) [2]
Hubble type:Sab
Right ascension:04h51m [2]
Declination:-33°56' [2]
Distance:63.4 Mpc
206.7 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-19.28

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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