The galaxy NGC 2955

Image of NGC 2955
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 2955 is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible around 22:16, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your north-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 04:24, 84° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 05:56, 71° above your western horizon.

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Name NGC 2955
Object Type Galaxy
Constellation:Leo Minor
Magnitude:12.70 (V) [2]
13.90 (B) [3]
10.99 (J) [3]
10.30 (H) [3]
10.04 (K) [3]
Hubble type:SABb
Right ascension:09h41m [3]
Declination:+35°52' [3]
Distance:95.2 Mpc
310.4 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-22.19




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