The galaxy NGC 1050

Image of NGC 1050
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , NGC 1050 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 17:26 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 47° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 21:02, 82° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 03:09, when it sinks below 21° above your north-western horizon.

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Name NGC 1050
Object Type Galaxy
Magnitude:12.81 (V) [2]
13.71 (B) [2]
10.74 (J) [2]
10.05 (H) [2]
9.69 (K) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.90
Hubble type:SBa
Right ascension:02h42m [2]
Declination:+34°45' [2]
Distance:46.3 Mpc
150.9 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-20.52




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