The galaxy NGC 406

Image of NGC 406
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 406 is not observable because it lies so far south that it never rises above the horizon.

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Name NGC 406
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Tucana
Magnitude:13.02 (B) [2]
11.06 (J) [2]
10.50 (H) [2]
10.18 (K) [2]
Hubble type:SBc
Right ascension:01h07m [2]
Declination:-69°52' [2]
Distance:21.1 Mpc
68.8 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-18.60

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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