The galaxy NGC 3166

Image of NGC 3166
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , NGC 3166 is not readily observable since it is very close to the Sun, at a separation of only 19° from it.

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Name NGC 3166
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Sextans
Magnitude:10.60 (V) [2]
11.20 (B) [3]
8.17 (J) [3]
7.49 (H) [3]
7.21 (K) [3]
Hubble type:S0-a
Right ascension:10h13m [3]
Declination:+03°25' [3]
Distance:22.0 Mpc
71.7 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-21.11

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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