The Sculptor Galaxy (Galaxy)

Image of Sculptor Galaxy
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 26 arcminutes across.
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From Seattle , Sculptor Galaxy is not readily observable since it lies so far south that it will never rise more than 17° above the horizon.

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Name Sculptor Galaxy
Object Type Galaxy
Other Names
Silver Coin Galaxy
C 65
NGC 253
Position
Constellation:Sculptor
Magnitude:7.10 (V) [2]
8.03 (B) [1]
4.81 (J) [1]
4.09 (H) [1]
3.77 (K) [1]
B-V Color (mag):-5.94
Hubble type:SABc
Right ascension:00h47m [1]
Declination:-25°17' [1]
Events
03 Oct 2019  –  NGC 253 is well placed
02 Oct 2020  –  NGC 253 is well placed
02 Oct 2021  –  NGC 253 is well placed
03 Oct 2022  –  NGC 253 is well placed
03 Oct 2023  –  NGC 253 is well placed
02 Oct 2024  –  NGC 253 is well placed
02 Oct 2025  –  NGC 253 is well placed
03 Oct 2026  –  NGC 253 is well placed

Seattle

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47.61°N
122.33°W
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