The galaxy NGC 551

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Seattle , NGC 551 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 17:39 (PST) as the dusk sky fades, 55° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 20:39, 79° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 03:14, when it sinks below 21° above your north-western horizon.

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Name NGC 551
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Andromeda
Magnitude:13.50 (B) [2]
11.17 (J) [2]
10.53 (H) [2]
10.20 (K) [2]
Hubble type:SBbc
Right ascension:01h27m [2]
Declination:+37°10' [2]
Distance:62.8 Mpc
204.7 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-20.49

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47.61°N
122.33°W
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