The galaxy NGC 2263

Image of NGC 2263
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 2263 is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible around 04:30, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your southern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 05:41, 24° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 06:03, 23° above your southern horizon.

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Name NGC 2263
Object Type Galaxy
Constellation:Canis Major
Magnitude:12.86 (B) [2]
10.18 (J) [2]
9.41 (H) [2]
9.14 (K) [2]
Hubble type:SBab
Right ascension:06h38m [2]
Declination:-24°50' [2]
Distance:27.2 Mpc
88.7 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-19.31




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