The galaxy NGC 2983

Image of NGC 2983
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 2983 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 20:40 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 26° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 22:07, 30° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 00:31, when it sinks below 22° above your south-western horizon.

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Name NGC 2983
Object Type Galaxy
Magnitude:11.68 (V) [2]
12.81 (B) [2]
9.52 (J) [2]
8.82 (H) [2]
8.55 (K) [2]
B-V Color (mag):1.13
Hubble type:S0-a
Right ascension:09h43m [2]
Declination:-20°28' [2]
Distance:27.4 Mpc
89.3 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-20.51




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