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 Cambridge , NGC 2491 is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible around 23:06, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 03:39, 55° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 05:34, 47° above your south-western horizon.

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




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