The galaxy NGC 2566

Image of NGC 2566
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , NGC 2566 is not observable – it will reach its highest point in the sky during daytime and is no higher than 3° above the horizon at dawn.

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Name NGC 2566
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Puppis
Magnitude:11.81 (B) [2]
8.74 (J) [2]
8.07 (H) [2]
7.77 (K) [2]
Hubble type:Sb
Right ascension:08h18m [2]
Declination:-25°29' [2]
Distance:8.8 Mpc
28.6 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-17.90

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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