The galaxy NGC 2300

Image of NGC 2300
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 2300 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 2300
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Cepheus
Magnitude:11.00 (V) [2]
12.20 (B) [3]
8.60 (J) [3]
7.92 (H) [3]
7.63 (K) [3]
Hubble type:E-S0
Right ascension:07h32m [3]
Declination:+85°42' [3]
Distance:33.1 Mpc
108.1 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-21.60

Fairfield

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Longitude:
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41.14°N
73.26°W
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