The galaxy NGC 254

Image of NGC 254
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 254 is not readily observable since it lies so far south that it will never rise more than 19° above the horizon.

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Name NGC 254
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Sculptor
Magnitude:11.82 (V)[1]
12.62 (B)[1]
9.61 (J)[1]
8.98 (H)[1]
8.73 (K)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.80
Hubble type:S0-a
Right Ascension:00h47m [1]
Declination:-31°25' [1]
Distance:20.6 Mpc
67.2 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-19.75

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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