The galaxy NGC 2983

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 2983 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 03:48 (EDT) – 3 hours and 44 minutes before the Sun – and reaching an altitude of 22° above the south-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 06:27.

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Name NGC 2983
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Hydra
Magnitude:11.68 (V) [2]
12.81 (B) [2]
9.52 (J) [2]
8.82 (H) [2]
8.55 (K) [2]
B-V Color (mag):1.13
Hubble type:S0-a
Right ascension:09h43m [2]
Declination:-20°28' [2]
Distance:27.4 Mpc
89.3 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-20.51
Visibility from Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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