The galaxy NGC 428

Image of NGC 428
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 428 is not readily observable since it is very close to the Sun, at a separation of only 18° from it.

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Name NGC 428
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Cetus
Magnitude:11.40 (V)[2]
12.10 (B)[1]
9.65 (H)[1]
10.67 (J)[1]
9.39 (K)[1]
Hubble type:SABm
Right Ascension:01h12m [1]
Declination:+00°58' [1]
Distance:14.7 Mpc
47.8 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-19.43

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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