The galaxy NGC 5479

Image of NGC 5479
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , NGC 5479 is visible all night because it is circumpolar. It will be highest in the sky shortly before dawn, when it will be lost to twilight around 05:52, 58° above your north-eastern horizon. At dusk, it will become visible around 17:26 (EST), 23° above your northern horizon.

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Name NGC 5479
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Ursa Minor
Magnitude:15.20 (B) [2]
11.68 (J) [2]
10.99 (H) [2]
10.70 (K) [2]
Hubble type:E
Right ascension:14h05m [2]
Declination:+65°41' [2]
Distance:124.0 Mpc
404.2 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-20.27

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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