The galaxy NGC 304

Image of NGC 304
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 304 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 22:33 (EDT) – 7 hours and 30 minutes before the Sun – and reaching an altitude of 67° above the south-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 04:46.

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Name NGC 304
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Andromeda
Magnitude:12.67 (V)[1]
13.69 (B)[1]
10.70 (J)[1]
10.00 (H)[1]
9.72 (K)[1]
B-V Color (mag):1.02
Hubble type:S0
Right Ascension:00h56m [1]
Declination:+24°07' [1]
Distance:74.1 Mpc
241.6 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-21.68

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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