The galaxy M 32

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , M 32 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible at around 17:54 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 73° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 19:18, 88° above your northern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 01:36, when it sinks to 21° above your north-western horizon.

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Name M 32
Object Type Galaxy
Other Names
NGC 221
Magnitude:8.08 (V)[1]
9.03 (B)[1]
5.10 (K)[1]
6.28 (J)[1]
5.37 (H)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.95
Hubble type:E
Right Ascension:00h42m [1]
Declination:+40°51' [1]
Distance:771.0 kpc
2513.5 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-16.36




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