The galaxy NGC 3

Image of NGC 3
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 3 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 22:35 (EDT) – 7 hours and 30 minutes before the Sun – and reaching an altitude of 58° above the southern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 04:48.

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Name NGC 3
Object Type Galaxy
Other Names
Mrk 211
Position
Constellation:Pisces
Magnitude:16.00 (V)[2]
14.60 (B)[1]
11.01 (J)[1]
10.36 (H)[1]
9.98 (K)[1]
Hubble type:S0
Right Ascension:00h07m [1]
Declination:+08°18' [1]
Distance:71.2 Mpc
231.9 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-18.26

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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