The galaxy M 96

Image of M 96
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , M 96 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 20:19 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 45° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 22:48, 59° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 03:36, when it sinks below 21° above your western horizon.

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Name M 96
Object Type Galaxy
Other Names
NGC 3368
Position
Constellation:Leo
Magnitude:9.25 (V) [2]
10.15 (B) [2]
7.24 (J) [2]
6.57 (H) [2]
6.32 (K) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.90
Hubble type:Sab
Right ascension:10h46m [2]
Declination:+11°49' [2]
Distance:11.7 Mpc
38.0 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-21.08

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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