The galaxy NGC 2427

Image of NGC 2427
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 2427 is not readily observable since it lies so far south that it will never rise more than 3° above the horizon.

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Name NGC 2427
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Puppis
Magnitude:11.58 (V)[1]
11.99 (B)[1]
8.57 (H)[1]
8.29 (K)[1]
9.21 (J)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.41
Hubble type:SABd
Right Ascension:07h36m [1]
Declination:-47°38' [1]
Distance:11.8 Mpc
38.4 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-18.78

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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