The galaxy NGC 2578

Image of NGC 2578
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 2578 is not observable – it will reach its highest point in the sky during daytime and is no higher than 12° above the horizon at dawn.

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Name NGC 2578
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Puppis
Magnitude:13.04 (V) [2]
14.05 (B) [2]
10.38 (J) [2]
9.65 (H) [2]
9.35 (K) [2]
B-V Color (mag):1.01
Hubble type:S0-a
Right ascension:08h21m [2]
Declination:-13°19' [2]
Distance:47.0 Mpc
153.2 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-20.32

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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