The Spindle Galaxy (M102)

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R/B-band color composite image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , the Spindle Galaxy will become visible at around 21:39 (EDT), 68° above your north-western horizon, as dusk fades to darkness. It will then sink towards the horizon, becoming tricky to observe after 03:32 when it dips 21° above your north-western horizon.

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Name The Spindle Galaxy (M102)
Object type Galaxy
Other names
The Spindle Galaxy
M102[1]
Position
Right ascension:15h06m [1]
Declination:+55°45' [1]
Constellation:Draco
Magnitude:10.00 (V) [1]
10.70 (B) [1]
Distance:12.3 Mpc
40.0 Mlyr [1]
Derived quantities
Absolute mag (V):-20.44
Visibility from Fairfield

All times shown in Fairfield local time.

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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