The galaxy M 105

Image of M 105
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , M 105 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 20:34 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 51° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 22:30, 61° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 03:21, when it sinks below 21° above your western horizon.

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Name M 105
Object Type Galaxy
Other Names
NGC 3379
Magnitude:9.76 (V) [2]
10.56 (B) [2]
7.17 (J) [2]
6.49 (H) [2]
6.27 (K) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.80
Hubble type:E
Right ascension:10h47m [2]
Declination:+12°34' [2]
Distance:11.7 Mpc
38.0 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-20.57




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