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 Ashburn , NGC 3359 is visible all night because it is circumpolar. It will be highest in the sky at dusk, becoming accessible at around 21:57 (EDT), 50° above your north-western horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight at around 04:23, 15° above your northern horizon.

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Name NGC 3359
Object Type Galaxy
Constellation:Ursa Major
Magnitude:10.57 (V)[1]
11.03 (B)[1]
8.73 (H)[1]
8.62 (K)[1]
9.44 (J)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.46
Hubble type:Sc
Right Ascension:10h46m [1]
Declination:+63°13' [1]
Distance:18.8 Mpc
61.3 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-20.80




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