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 Seattle , 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) [2]
11.56 (B) [2]
9.09 (J) [2]
8.27 (H) [2]
7.96 (K) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.32
Hubble type:SBbc
Right ascension:09h50m [2]
Declination:-73°55' [2]
Distance:14.8 Mpc
48.2 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-19.61

Seattle

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47.61°N
122.33°W
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