The galaxy IC 31

Image of IC 31
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Seattle , IC 31 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 17:39 (PST) as the dusk sky fades, 45° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 19:46, 54° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 00:33, when it sinks below 21° above your western horizon.

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Name IC 31
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Pisces
Magnitude:15.50 (B) [1]
11.44 (J) [1]
10.55 (H) [1]
10.24 (K) [1]
Hubble type:Sab
Right ascension:00h34m [1]
Declination:+12°16' [1]

Seattle

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47.61°N
122.33°W
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