The galaxy NGC 3718

Image of NGC 3718
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 3718 is visible all night. It will become visible at around 20:51 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 70° above your north-eastern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight at around 04:51, 28° above your north-western horizon.

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Name NGC 3718
Object Type Galaxy
Constellation:Ursa Major
Magnitude:10.61 (V)[1]
11.35 (B)[1]
7.98 (H)[1]
7.76 (K)[1]
8.65 (J)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.74
Hubble type:Sa
Right Ascension:11h32m [1]
Declination:+53°04' [1]
Distance:17.0 Mpc
55.4 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-20.54




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