The galaxy NGC 551

Image of NGC 551
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn (click to change), NGC 551 will become visible at around 18:50 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 53° above your western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 6 hours and 38 minutes after the Sun at 00:23.

Name NGC 551
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Andromeda
Brightness (V):Mag 13.0
Right Ascension:01h27m
Declination:+37°10'
Distance:62.2 Mpc
202.9 Mlyr
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-20.97

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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