The galaxy NGC 2887

Image of NGC 2887
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 2887 is not observable because it lies so far south that it never rises above the horizon.

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Name NGC 2887
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Carina
Magnitude:12.51 (B)[1]
9.04 (J)[1]
8.32 (H)[1]
8.03 (K)[1]
Hubble type:E-S0
Right Ascension:09h23m [1]
Declination:-63°48' [1]
Distance:87.1 Mpc
283.9 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-22.19

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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