The galaxy NGC 1979

Image of NGC 1979
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 1979 is visible between 23:43 and 03:39. It will become accessible at around 23:43, when it rises 21° above your south-eastern horizon, and then reach its highest point in the sky at 01:43, 27° above your southern horizon. It will become inaccessible at around 03:39 when it sinks to 21° above your south-western horizon.

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Name NGC 1979
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Lepus
Magnitude:12.85 (B)[1]
9.01 (K)[1]
9.86 (J)[1]
9.22 (H)[1]
Hubble type:E-S0
Right Ascension:05h34m [1]
Declination:-23°18' [1]
Distance:29.6 Mpc
96.3 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-19.50

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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