The galaxy NGC 3938

Image of NGC 3938
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 3938 is visible all night. It will become visible at around 20:53 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 71° above your eastern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight at around 04:49, 25° above your north-western horizon.

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Name NGC 3938
Object Type Galaxy
Constellation:Ursa Major
Magnitude:10.38 (V)[1]
10.90 (B)[1]
8.17 (H)[1]
7.81 (K)[1]
8.62 (J)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.52
Hubble type:Sc
Right Ascension:11h52m [1]
Declination:+44°07' [1]
Distance:17.4 Mpc
56.9 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-20.83




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