The galaxy NGC 3159

Image of NGC 3159
R/B-band color composite image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Seattle , NGC 3159 will become visible around 23:01 (PDT), 31° above your north-western horizon, as dusk fades to darkness. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting at 03:40.

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Name NGC 3159
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Leo Minor
Magnitude:13.40 (V) [2]
14.90 (B) [3]
11.38 (J) [3]
10.77 (H) [3]
10.51 (K) [3]
Hubble type:E
Right ascension:10h13m [3]
Declination:+38°39' [3]
Distance:100.0 Mpc
326.0 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-21.60
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47.61°N
122.33°W
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