The galaxy NGC 2544

Image of NGC 2544
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , NGC 2544 is very well placed – it is close enough to the north celestial pole that it is high above the horizon all night.

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Name NGC 2544
Object Type Galaxy
Other Names
Mrk 87
Position
Constellation:Camelopardalis
Magnitude:13.40 (V) [3]
13.98 (B) [2]
10.78 (J) [2]
10.06 (H) [2]
9.78 (K) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.89
Hubble type:Sa
Right ascension:08h21m [2]
Declination:+73°59' [2]
Distance:41.3 Mpc
134.6 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-19.68

Cambridge

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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