The galaxy NGC 3359

Image of NGC 3359
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , NGC 3359 is visible all night because it is circumpolar. It will be highest in the sky shortly before dawn, when it will be lost to twilight around 05:24, 36° above your north-eastern horizon. At dusk, it will become visible around 19:50 (EDT), 24° above your north-western horizon.

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Name NGC 3359
Object Type Galaxy
Constellation:Ursa Major
Magnitude:10.57 (V) [1]
11.03 (B) [1]
9.44 (J) [1]
8.73 (H) [1]
8.62 (K) [1]
B-V Color (mag):0.46
Hubble type:Sc
Right ascension:10h46m [1]
Declination:+63°13' [1]




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