The galaxy IC 4991

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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 4991 is not readily observable since it lies so far south that it will never rise more than 7° above the horizon.

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Name IC 4991
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Sagittarius
Magnitude:12.33 (B) [2]
9.45 (J) [2]
8.80 (H) [2]
8.49 (K) [2]
Hubble type:S0
Right ascension:20h18m [2]
Declination:-41°03' [2]
Distance:71.5 Mpc
233.1 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-21.94

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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