The galaxy NGC 278

Image of NGC 278
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 278 is visible all night. It will become visible around 19:18 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 39° above your north-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 00:11, 83° above your northern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 05:59, 30° above your north-western horizon.

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Name NGC 278
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Cassiopeia
Magnitude:10.90 (V) [1]
10.50 (B) [2]
8.74 (J) [2]
8.10 (H) [2]
7.82 (K) [2]
Hubble type:SABb
Right ascension:00h52m [2]
Declination:+47°33' [2]

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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