The galaxy NGC 2496

Image of NGC 2496
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 2496 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 18:47 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 42° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 21:23, 56° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 01:58, when it sinks below 21° above your western horizon.

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Name NGC 2496
Object Type Galaxy
Constellation:Canis Minor
Magnitude:14.80 (B) [1]
10.53 (J) [1]
9.90 (H) [1]
9.60 (K) [1]
Hubble type:E
Right ascension:07h58m [1]
Declination:+08°01' [1]




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