The galaxy NGC 1218

Image of NGC 1218
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 1218 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 01:59 (EDT) – 3 hours and 38 minutes before the Sun – and reaching an altitude of 24° above the eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 04:15.

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Name NGC 1218
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Cetus
Magnitude:12.80 (V)[2]
12.84 (B)[1]
10.15 (J)[1]
9.40 (H)[1]
9.07 (K)[1]
Hubble type:S0-a
Right Ascension:03h08m [1]
Declination:+04°06' [1]

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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