The galaxy NGC 2268

Image of NGC 2268
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 2268 is very well placed – it is close enough to the north celestial pole that it is high above the horizon all night.

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Name NGC 2268
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Camelopardalis
Magnitude:11.50 (V) [2]
12.10 (B) [3]
9.56 (J) [3]
8.87 (H) [3]
8.59 (K) [3]
Hubble type:Sbc
Right ascension:07h14m [3]
Declination:+84°22' [3]
Distance:30.5 Mpc
99.4 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-20.92

Fairfield

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Longitude:
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41.14°N
73.26°W
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