The Small Magellanic Cloud (Galaxy)

Image of Small Magellanic Cloud
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 60 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , Small Magellanic Cloud is not observable because it lies so far south that it never rises above the horizon.

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Name Small Magellanic Cloud
Object Type Galaxy
Other Names
Nubecula Minor
NGC 292
Position
Constellation:Tucana
Magnitude:2.20 (V) [2]
2.79 (B) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.59
Hubble type:SBm
Right ascension:00h52m [2]
Declination:-72°49' [2]
Distance:61.0 kpc
198.9 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-16.73

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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