The galaxy NGC 2552

Image of NGC 2552
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 2552 will become visible at around 21:32 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 43° above your north-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, becoming tricky to observe after 00:09 when it dips 22° above your north-western horizon.

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Name NGC 2552
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Lynx
Magnitude:12.56 (V)[1]
13.00 (B)[1]
13.86 (H)[1]
13.61 (K)[1]
14.52 (J)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.44
Hubble type:SABm
Right Ascension:08h19m [1]
Declination:+50°00' [1]
Distance:11.9 Mpc
38.7 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-17.81

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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