The galaxy IC 46

Image of IC 46
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , IC 46 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 22:26 (EDT) – 7 hours and 33 minutes before the Sun – and reaching an altitude of 67° above the south-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 04:41.

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Name IC 46
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Andromeda
Magnitude:14.70 (B)[1]
12.30 (J)[1]
11.69 (H)[1]
11.45 (K)[1]
Hubble type:E-S0
Right Ascension:00h42m [1]
Declination:+27°15' [1]

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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