The galaxy NGC 1055

Image of NGC 1055
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , NGC 1055 is not observable – it will reach its highest point in the sky during daytime and is 14° below the horizon at dawn.

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Name NGC 1055
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Cetus
Magnitude:10.59 (V)[1]
11.40 (B)[1]
7.49 (H)[1]
7.15 (K)[1]
8.25 (J)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.81
Hubble type:SBb
Right Ascension:02h41m [1]
Declination:+00°26' [1]
Distance:16.6 Mpc
54.2 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-20.51

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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