The galaxy NGC 2748

Image of NGC 2748
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 2748 is very well placed – it is close enough to the north celestial pole that it is high above the horizon all night.

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Name NGC 2748
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Camelopardalis
Magnitude:11.70 (V)[2]
11.70 (B)[1]
9.11 (H)[1]
9.80 (J)[1]
8.78 (K)[1]
Hubble type:Sbc
Right Ascension:09h13m [1]
Declination:+76°28' [1]
Distance:21.6 Mpc
70.4 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-19.97

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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