The galaxy NGC 48

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 48 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 19:17 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 51° above your north-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 22:49, 80° above your northern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 05:35, when it sinks below 21° above your north-western horizon.

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Name NGC 48
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Andromeda
Magnitude:15.00 (B) [2]
11.39 (J) [2]
10.75 (H) [2]
10.40 (K) [2]
Hubble type:SABb
Right ascension:00h14m [2]
Declination:+48°14' [2]
Distance:38.7 Mpc
126.2 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-17.94
Visibility from Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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