The Silver Sliver Galaxy (Galaxy)

Image of Silver Sliver Galaxy
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 13 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , Silver Sliver Galaxy is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 21:49 (EDT) – 7 hours and 48 minutes before the Sun – and reaching an altitude of 53° above the eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 04:15.

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Name Silver Sliver Galaxy
Object Type Galaxy
Other Names
C 23
NGC 891
Position
Constellation:Andromeda
Magnitude:9.90 (V)[2]
10.81 (B)[1]
7.26 (J)[1]
6.36 (H)[1]
5.94 (K)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.88
Hubble type:Sb
Right Ascension:02h22m [1]
Declination:+42°20' [1]
Distance:90.6 Mpc
295.4 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-24.89

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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