The galaxy C 72

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 29 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , C 72 is not readily observable since it lies so far south that it will never rise more than 9° above the horizon.

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Name C 72
Object Type Galaxy
Other Names
NGC 55
Position
Constellation:Sculptor
Magnitude:8.20 (V) [2]
8.58 (B) [1]
6.98 (J) [1]
6.55 (H) [1]
6.25 (K) [1]
B-V Color (mag):0.71
Hubble type:SBm
Right ascension:00h14m [1]
Declination:-39°11' [1]
Visibility from Fairfield

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Events
24 Sep 2020  –  NGC 55 is well placed
24 Sep 2021  –  NGC 55 is well placed
25 Sep 2022  –  NGC 55 is well placed
25 Sep 2023  –  NGC 55 is well placed
24 Sep 2024  –  NGC 55 is well placed
24 Sep 2025  –  NGC 55 is well placed
25 Sep 2026  –  NGC 55 is well placed
25 Sep 2027  –  NGC 55 is well placed

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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