The galaxy IC 2179

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , IC 2179 is visible all night because it is circumpolar. It will be highest in the sky shortly before dawn, when it will be lost to twilight around 05:35, 57° above your north-eastern horizon. At dusk, it will become visible around 19:59 (EDT), 16° above your northern horizon.

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Name IC 2179
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Camelopardalis
Magnitude:12.60 (V) [2]
13.40 (B) [3]
10.33 (J) [3]
9.71 (H) [3]
9.37 (K) [3]
Hubble type:E
Right ascension:07h15m [3]
Declination:+64°55' [3]
Distance:61.0 Mpc
198.7 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-21.32
Visibility from Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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