The galaxy NGC 2559

Image of NGC 2559
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 2559 is not observable – it will reach its highest point in the sky during daytime and is 25° below the horizon at dusk.

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Name NGC 2559
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Puppis
Magnitude:11.71 (B)[1]
7.70 (H)[1]
7.42 (K)[1]
8.38 (J)[1]
Hubble type:SBc
Right Ascension:08h17m [1]
Declination:-27°27' [1]
Distance:19.0 Mpc
61.9 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-19.68

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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