The galaxy M 32

Image of M 32
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn (click to change), M 32 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible at around 17:58 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 54° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 21:03, 88° above your northern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 03:03, when it sinks to 25° above your north-western horizon.

Name M 32
Object Type Galaxy
Other Names
NGC 221
Position
Constellation:Andromeda
Brightness (V):Mag 8.2
Right Ascension:00h42m
Declination:+40°52'
Distance:771.0 kpc
2513.5 klyr
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-16.24

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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