The galaxy NGC 2271

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Seattle , NGC 2271 is not readily observable since it lies so far south that it will never rise more than 18° above the horizon.

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Name NGC 2271
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Canis Major
Magnitude:13.17 (B)[1]
9.69 (J)[1]
8.95 (H)[1]
8.68 (K)[1]
Hubble type:E-S0
Right Ascension:06h42m [1]
Declination:-23°28' [1]
Distance:31.8 Mpc
103.7 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-19.34

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47.61°N
122.33°W
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