The galaxy NGC 2223

Image of NGC 2223
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 2223 is visible between 18:49 and 22:08. It will become accessible around 18:49, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your south-eastern horizon. It will reach its highest point in the sky at 20:28, 26° above your southern horizon. It will become inaccessible around 22:08 when it sinks below 22° above your south-western horizon.

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Name NGC 2223
Object Type Galaxy
Constellation:Canis Major
Magnitude:11.40 (V) [2]
12.46 (B) [3]
9.81 (J) [3]
9.14 (H) [3]
8.85 (K) [3]
Hubble type:Sbc
Right ascension:06h24m [3]
Declination:-22°50' [3]
Distance:32.5 Mpc
105.9 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-21.16




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