The galaxy NGC 3159

Image of NGC 3159
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 3159 will become visible at around 20:55 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 87° above your southern horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 10 hours and 12 minutes after the Sun at 05:54.

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Name NGC 3159
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Leo Minor
Magnitude:13.40 (V)[2]
14.90 (B)[1]
10.77 (H)[1]
10.51 (K)[1]
11.38 (J)[1]
Hubble type:E
Right Ascension:10h13m [1]
Declination:+38°39' [1]

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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