The galaxy NGC 280

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 280 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 17:40 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 47° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 20:47, 73° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 02:16, when it sinks below 21° above your western horizon.

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Name NGC 280
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Andromeda
Magnitude:14.60 (B) [2]
11.26 (J) [2]
10.58 (H) [2]
10.41 (K) [2]
Hubble type:SABb
Right ascension:00h52m [2]
Declination:+24°21' [2]
Distance:122.0 Mpc
397.7 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-20.83

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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