The galaxy C 48

Image of C 48
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , C 48 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible at around 18:31 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 24° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 22:43, 54° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 03:13, when it sinks to 22° above your western horizon.

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Name C 48
Object Type Galaxy
Other Names
NGC 2775
Magnitude:10.30 (V)[2]
11.42 (B)[1]
7.41 (H)[1]
7.92 (J)[1]
7.04 (K)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.94
Hubble type:Sab
Right Ascension:09h10m [1]
Declination:+07°02' [1]
Distance:17.0 Mpc
55.4 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-20.85




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