The galaxy NGC 1640

Image of NGC 1640
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , NGC 1640 is visible between 18:43 and 22:29. It will become accessible around 18:43, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your south-eastern horizon. It will reach its highest point in the sky at 20:36, 27° above your southern horizon. It will become inaccessible around 22:29 when it sinks below 21° above your south-western horizon.

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Name NGC 1640
Object Type Galaxy
Magnitude:11.72 (V) [2]
12.51 (B) [2]
9.81 (J) [2]
9.14 (H) [2]
8.90 (K) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.79
Hubble type:Sb
Right ascension:04h42m [2]
Declination:-20°26' [2]
Distance:13.5 Mpc
44.0 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-18.93




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