The Bear Paw Galaxy (Galaxy)

Image of Bear Paw Galaxy
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , Bear Paw Galaxy is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible at around 20:28 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 78° above your north-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 21:14, 83° above your northern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 03:52, when it sinks to 22° above your north-western horizon.

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Name Bear Paw Galaxy
Object Type Galaxy
Other Names
Bear Claw Galaxy
NGC 2537
Mrk 86
Position
Constellation:Lynx
Magnitude:11.70 (V)[2]
16.00 (B)[1]
13.32 (H)[1]
14.07 (J)[1]
12.78 (K)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.81
Hubble type:Sc
Right Ascension:08h13m [1]
Declination:+45°59' [1]
Distance:7.9 Mpc
25.9 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-17.80

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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