The galaxy NGC 679

Image of NGC 679
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , NGC 679 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 17:35 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 37° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 22:06, 83° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 04:17, when it sinks below 22° above your north-western horizon.

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Name NGC 679
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Andromeda
Magnitude:12.40 (V) [2]
13.10 (B) [3]
10.11 (J) [3]
9.37 (H) [3]
9.14 (K) [3]
Hubble type:E-S0
Right ascension:01h49m [3]
Declination:+35°47' [3]
Distance:61.1 Mpc
199.2 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-21.53

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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