The galaxy NGC 1090

Image of NGC 1090
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 1090 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible at around 18:18 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 49° above your southern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 19:04, 50° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 23:07, when it sinks to 22° above your western horizon.

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Name NGC 1090
Object Type Galaxy
Magnitude:11.90 (V)[2]
12.30 (B)[1]
9.40 (H)[1]
9.20 (K)[1]
10.08 (J)[1]
Hubble type:Sbc
Right Ascension:02h46m [1]
Declination:-00°14' [1]
Distance:32.3 Mpc
105.4 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-20.65




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