The galaxy NGC 3402

Image of NGC 3402
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , NGC 3402 is not readily observable since it is very close to the Sun, at a separation of only 20° from it.

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Name NGC 3402
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Hydra
Magnitude:9.00 (B) [2]
9.86 (J) [2]
9.16 (H) [2]
8.92 (K) [2]
Hubble type:E
Right ascension:10h50m [2]
Declination:-12°50' [2]
Distance:89.4 Mpc
291.4 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-25.76

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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