The galaxy M 108

Image of M 108
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn (click to change), M 108 will become visible at around 21:33 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 69° above your north-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, becoming tricky to observe after 03:14 when it dips 25° above your north-western horizon.

Name M 108
Object Type Galaxy
Other Names
NGC 3556
Position
Constellation:Ursa Major
Magnitude:10.10 (V)[2]
10.70 (B)[1]
7.37 (H)[1]
7.04 (K)[1]
8.02 (J)[1]
Hubble type:Sc
Right Ascension:11h11m [1]
Declination:+55°40' [1]
Distance:14.3 Mpc
46.7 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-20.68

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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