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 Ashburn (click to change), M 96 is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible at around 22:32, when it rises 24° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 03:05, 62° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight at around 06:16, 40° above your western horizon.

Name M 96
Object Type Galaxy
Other Names
NGC 3368
Position
Constellation:Leo
Brightness (V):Mag 9.2
Right Ascension:10h46m
Declination:+11°49'
Distance:10.9 Mpc
35.4 Mlyr
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-20.98

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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