The galaxy NGC 3059

Image of NGC 3059
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 3059 is not observable because it lies so far south that it never rises above the horizon.

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Name NGC 3059
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Carina
Magnitude:11.24 (V)[1]
11.56 (B)[1]
9.09 (J)[1]
8.27 (H)[1]
7.96 (K)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.32
Hubble type:SBbc
Right Ascension:09h50m [1]
Declination:-73°55' [1]
Distance:19.4 Mpc
63.2 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-20.20

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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