The galaxy NGC 2598

Image of NGC 2598
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 2598 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 02:45 (EDT) and reaching an altitude of 33° above the eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 05:47.

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Name NGC 2598
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Cancer
Magnitude:13.70 (V) [2]
15.10 (B) [3]
11.41 (J) [3]
10.69 (H) [3]
10.43 (K) [3]
Hubble type:SBa
Right ascension:08h30m [3]
Declination:+21°29' [3]
Distance:63.2 Mpc
206.2 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-20.31

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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