The galaxy NGC 2424

Image of NGC 2424
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 2424 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible at around 18:23 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 30° above your north-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 23:37, 89° above your eastern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 05:50, when it sinks to 21° above your north-western horizon.

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Name NGC 2424
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Lynx
Magnitude:12.60 (V)[2]
13.90 (B)[1]
9.62 (H)[1]
9.32 (K)[1]
10.38 (J)[1]
Hubble type:Sb
Right Ascension:07h40m [1]
Declination:+39°13' [1]
Distance:46.0 Mpc
150.0 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-20.71

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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