The galaxy NGC 2655

Image of NGC 2655
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , NGC 2655 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 2655
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Camelopardalis
Magnitude:11.08 (V)[1]
12.03 (B)[1]
7.18 (H)[1]
7.88 (J)[1]
6.95 (K)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.95
Hubble type:S0-a
Right Ascension:08h55m [1]
Declination:+78°13' [1]
Distance:24.4 Mpc
79.5 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-20.86

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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