The Blue Snowball (Galaxy)

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , Blue Snowball is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible around 19:56, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your north-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 02:35, 87° above your northern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 05:40, 55° above your western horizon.

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Name Blue Snowball
Object Type Galaxy
Other Names
C 21
NGC 4449
Constellation:Canes Venatici
Magnitude:9.40 (V) [2]
9.98 (B) [1]
8.10 (J) [1]
7.45 (H) [1]
7.25 (K) [1]
B-V Color (mag):0.34
Hubble type:IB
Right ascension:12h28m [1]
Declination:+44°05' [1]




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