The galaxy NGC 2491

Image of NGC 2491
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 2491 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible at around 18:57 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 39° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 21:57, 58° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 02:33, when it sinks to 22° above your western horizon.

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Name NGC 2491
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Canis Minor
Magnitude:15.60 (B)[1]
12.18 (H)[1]
12.86 (J)[1]
12.05 (K)[1]
Right Ascension:07h58m [1]
Declination:+07°59' [1]

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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