The galaxy NGC 2511

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , NGC 2511 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible at around 18:25 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 33° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 21:55, 57° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 02:34, when it sinks to 22° above your western horizon.

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Name NGC 2511
Object Type Galaxy
Other Names
Mrk 1207
Constellation:Canis Minor
Magnitude:15.00 (V)[2]
15.00 (B)[1]
10.97 (H)[1]
11.60 (J)[1]
10.71 (K)[1]
Hubble type:Sab
Right Ascension:08h02m [1]
Declination:+09°23' [1]




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