The galaxy NGC 2268

Image of NGC 2268
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 2268 is very well placed – it is close enough to the north celestial pole that it is high above the horizon all night.

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Name NGC 2268
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Camelopardalis
Magnitude:11.50 (V)[2]
12.10 (B)[1]
8.87 (H)[1]
8.59 (K)[1]
9.56 (J)[1]
Hubble type:Sbc
Right Ascension:07h14m [1]
Declination:+84°22' [1]
Distance:33.3 Mpc
108.7 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-21.12

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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