The galaxy NGC 1687

Image of NGC 1687
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 1687 is not readily observable since it lies so far south that it will never rise more than 17° above the horizon.

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Name NGC 1687
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Caelum
Magnitude:14.73 (B)[1]
11.93 (H)[1]
11.35 (K)[1]
12.61 (J)[1]
Hubble type:Sab
Right Ascension:04h51m [1]
Declination:-33°56' [1]
Distance:65.3 Mpc
212.9 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-19.34

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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