The galaxy NGC 2681

Image of NGC 2681
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 2681 will become visible at around 20:55 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 72° above your north-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, becoming tricky to observe after 02:40 when it dips 21° above your north-western horizon.

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Name NGC 2681
Object Type Galaxy
Constellation:Ursa Major
Magnitude:10.29 (V)[1]
11.09 (B)[1]
7.71 (H)[1]
7.45 (K)[1]
8.41 (J)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.80
Hubble type:S0-a
Right Ascension:08h53m [1]
Declination:+51°18' [1]
Distance:15.2 Mpc
49.7 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-20.63




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