The galaxy NGC 1009

Image of NGC 1009
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , NGC 1009 is not observable – it will reach its highest point in the sky during daytime and is no higher than 13° above the horizon at dusk.

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Name NGC 1009
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Cetus
Magnitude:15.40 (B)[1]
11.43 (H)[1]
12.16 (J)[1]
11.17 (K)[1]
Hubble type:Sb
Right Ascension:02h38m [1]
Declination:+02°18' [1]
Distance:93.2 Mpc
303.9 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-19.45

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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