The galaxy M 74

Image of M 74
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn (click to change), M 74 will become visible at around 18:18 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 66° above your southern horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 7 hours and 44 minutes after the Sun at 00:53.

Name M 74
Object Type Galaxy
Other Names
NGC 628
Position
Constellation:Pisces
Brightness (V):Mag 9.2
Right Ascension:01h36m
Declination:+15°46'
Distance:9.1 Mpc
29.6 Mlyr
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-20.59

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
EST

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