The galaxy NGC 2782

Image of NGC 2782
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 2782 will become visible at around 21:42 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 49° above your western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 6 hours and 41 minutes after the Sun at 03:05.

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Name NGC 2782
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Lynx
Magnitude:11.63 (V)[1]
12.30 (B)[1]
9.12 (H)[1]
8.87 (K)[1]
9.79 (J)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.67
Hubble type:SABa
Right Ascension:09h14m [1]
Declination:+40°06' [1]
Distance:23.4 Mpc
76.2 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-20.21

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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