The galaxy IC 1303

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , IC 1303 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 20:14 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 83° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 20:42, 86° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 02:44, when it sinks below 21° above your north-western horizon.

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Name IC 1303
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Cygnus
Magnitude:14.20 (V) [2]
15.00 (B) [3]
11.39 (J) [3]
10.78 (H) [3]
10.36 (K) [3]
Hubble type:Sc
Right ascension:19h31m [3]
Declination:+35°52' [3]
Distance:43.1 Mpc
140.5 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-18.97

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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