The galaxy NGC 3872

Image of NGC 3872
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 3872 is not observable – it will reach its highest point in the sky during daytime and is no higher than 18° above the horizon at dawn.

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Name NGC 3872
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Leo
Magnitude:11.70 (V) [2]
12.90 (B) [3]
9.51 (J) [3]
8.74 (H) [3]
8.51 (K) [3]
Hubble type:E
Right ascension:11h45m [3]
Declination:+13°46' [3]
Distance:43.5 Mpc
141.8 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-21.49

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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