The galaxy IC 284

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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 284 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 17:36 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 42° above your north-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 21:58, 88° above your northern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 04:30, when it sinks below 21° above your north-western horizon.

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Name IC 284
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Perseus
Magnitude:13.80 (B) [2]
10.03 (J) [2]
9.81 (H) [2]
9.28 (K) [2]
Hubble type:Sd
Right ascension:03h06m [2]
Declination:+42°22' [2]
Distance:24.3 Mpc
79.2 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-18.13

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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