The galaxy NGC 1587

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R/B-band color composite image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 1587 is visible between 19:20 and 03:26. It will become accessible around 19:20, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your eastern horizon. It will reach its highest point in the sky at 23:23, 49° above your southern horizon. It will become inaccessible around 03:26 when it sinks below 21° above your western horizon.

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Name NGC 1587
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Taurus
Magnitude:13.30 (B) [2]
9.45 (J) [2]
8.81 (H) [2]
8.51 (K) [2]
Hubble type:E
Right ascension:04h30m [2]
Declination:+00°39' [2]
Distance:46.5 Mpc
151.8 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-20.04
Visibility from Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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