The Sculptor Galaxy (Galaxy)

Image of Sculptor Galaxy
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 25 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn (click to change), Sculptor Galaxy is not observable – it will reach its highest point in the sky during daytime and is no higher than 24° above the horizon at dusk.

Name Sculptor Galaxy
Object Type Galaxy
Other Names
Silver Coin Galaxy
C 65
NGC 253
Position
Constellation:Sculptor
Brightness (V):Mag 7.1
Right Ascension:00h47m
Declination:-25°16'
Distance:3.1 Mpc
10.2 Mlyr
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-20.39

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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