The galaxy NGC 1156

Image of NGC 1156
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 1156 will become visible at around 20:27 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 33° above your western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 4 hours and 15 minutes after the Sun at 23:38.

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Name NGC 1156
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Aries
Magnitude:11.74 (V)[1]
12.32 (B)[1]
9.73 (H)[1]
10.36 (J)[1]
9.55 (K)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.58
Hubble type:IB
Right Ascension:02h59m [1]
Declination:+25°14' [1]
Distance:7.1 Mpc
23.1 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-17.52

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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