NGC1159 (Galaxy)

Image of NGC1159
R/B-band color composite image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC1159 will become visible at around 19:06 (EST), 59° above your western horizon, as dusk fades to darkness. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting at 01:50.

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Name NGC1159
Object type Galaxy
Position
Right ascension:03h00m [2]
Declination:+43°09' [2]
Constellation:Perseus
Magnitude:14.21 (B) [2]
12.15 (J) [2]
11.50 (H) [2]
11.26 (K) [2]
Hubble type:Sc
Distance:19.3 Mpc
62.9 Mlyr [1]
Derived quantities
Absolute mag (V):-17.22
Visibility from Ashburn

All times shown in Ashburn local time.

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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