The galaxy NGC 1682

Image of NGC 1682
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , NGC 1682 is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible around 00:10, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 03:54, 44° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 05:53, 37° above your south-western horizon.

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Name NGC 1682
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Orion
Magnitude:14.00 (B) [2]
10.89 (J) [2]
10.16 (H) [2]
9.90 (K) [2]
Hubble type:E-S0
Right ascension:04h52m [2]
Declination:-03°06' [2]
Distance:53.5 Mpc
174.4 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-19.64

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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