The galaxy NGC 661

Image of NGC 661
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 661 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 01:19 (EDT) – 4 hours and 26 minutes before the Sun – and reaching an altitude of 31° above the eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks at around 04:23.

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Name NGC 661
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Triangulum
Magnitude:13.00 (B)[1]
9.53 (H)[1]
9.26 (K)[1]
10.22 (J)[1]
Hubble type:E
Right Ascension:01h44m [1]
Declination:+28°42' [1]
Distance:37.3 Mpc
121.6 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-19.86

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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