The galaxy IC 1178

Image of IC 1178
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , IC 1178 will become visible around 21:12 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 59° above your south-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting at 02:51.

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Name IC 1178
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Hercules
Magnitude:15.00 (B) [2]
11.41 (J) [2]
10.68 (H) [2]
10.43 (K) [2]
Hubble type:E-S0
Right ascension:16h05m [2]
Declination:+17°36' [2]
Distance:157.0 Mpc
511.8 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-20.98
Visibility from Fairfield

All times shown in Fairfield local time.

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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