The galaxy NGC 3198

Image of NGC 3198
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 3198 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible at around 20:51 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 84° above your north-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 21:05, 85° above your northern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 03:51, when it sinks to 22° above your north-western horizon.

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Name NGC 3198
Object Type Galaxy
Constellation:Ursa Major
Magnitude:10.33 (V)[1]
10.87 (B)[1]
8.06 (H)[1]
7.78 (K)[1]
8.73 (J)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.54
Hubble type:Sc
Right Ascension:10h19m [1]
Declination:+45°32' [1]
Distance:14.0 Mpc
45.6 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-20.40




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