The galaxy IC 2158

Image of IC 2158
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , IC 2158 is not readily observable since it lies so far south that it will never rise more than 19° above the horizon.

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Name IC 2158
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Columba
Magnitude:12.90 (B) [2]
10.49 (J) [2]
9.89 (H) [2]
9.60 (K) [2]
Hubble type:SBab
Right ascension:06h05m [2]
Declination:-27°51' [2]
Distance:24.0 Mpc
78.2 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-19.00

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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