The galaxy NGC 2487

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R/B-band color composite image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 2487 is visible between 18:37 and 05:37. It will become accessible around 18:37, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your eastern horizon. It will reach its highest point in the sky at 00:09, 74° above your southern horizon. It will become inaccessible around 05:37 when it sinks below 21° above your western horizon.

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Name NGC 2487
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Gemini
Magnitude:12.23 (V) [2]
13.28 (B) [2]
10.61 (J) [2]
9.95 (H) [2]
9.70 (K) [2]
B-V Color (mag):1.05
Hubble type:Sb
Right ascension:07h58m [2]
Declination:+25°08' [2]
Distance:69.4 Mpc
226.2 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-21.98
Visibility from Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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