The galaxy NGC 1740

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Seattle , NGC 1740 is visible between 20:46 and 03:43. It will become accessible around 20:46, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your south-eastern horizon. It will reach its highest point in the sky at 00:17, 39° above your southern horizon. It will become inaccessible around 03:43 when it sinks below 22° above your south-western horizon.

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Name NGC 1740
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Orion
Magnitude:15.00 (B) [2]
10.58 (J) [2]
9.90 (H) [2]
9.68 (K) [2]
Hubble type:E-S0
Right ascension:05h01m [2]
Declination:-03°17' [2]
Distance:59.0 Mpc
192.3 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-18.85

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47.61°N
122.33°W
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