The galaxy NGC 3158

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 3158 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible at around 20:53 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 87° above your southern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 20:55, 87° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 03:14, when it sinks to 22° above your north-western horizon.

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Name NGC 3158
Object Type Galaxy
Constellation:Leo Minor
Magnitude:11.80 (V)[2]
13.40 (B)[1]
9.10 (H)[1]
8.80 (K)[1]
9.81 (J)[1]
Hubble type:E
Right Ascension:10h13m [1]
Declination:+38°45' [1]
Distance:86.5 Mpc
282.2 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-22.89




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