The galaxy NGC 2

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , NGC 2 is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible around 21:41, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 03:24, 75° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 04:37, 69° above your south-western horizon.

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Name NGC 2
Object Type Galaxy
Other Names
Mrk 1175
Magnitude:16.20 (V) [3]
14.80 (B) [2]
11.85 (J) [2]
11.15 (H) [2]
10.94 (K) [2]
Hubble type:Sab
Right ascension:00h07m [2]
Declination:+27°40' [2]
Distance:96.8 Mpc
315.6 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-18.73
Visibility from Cambridge

All times shown in Cambridge local time.




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