The galaxy NGC 251

Image of NGC 251
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 251 is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible around 21:01, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 02:14, 70° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 05:49, 40° above your western horizon.

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Name NGC 251
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Pisces
Magnitude:14.60 (B) [2]
10.70 (J) [2]
10.05 (H) [2]
9.82 (K) [2]
Hubble type:Sc
Right ascension:00h47m [2]
Declination:+19°35' [2]
Distance:65.0 Mpc
211.9 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-19.46

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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