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 is visible all night. It will become visible at around 19:22 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 31° above your north-eastern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight at around 06:20, 23° above your north-western horizon.

Name NGC 551
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Andromeda
Magnitude:13.50 (B)[1]
10.53 (H)[1]
10.20 (K)[1]
11.17 (J)[1]
Hubble type:SBbc
Right Ascension:01h27m [1]
Declination:+37°10' [1]
Distance:62.2 Mpc
202.9 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-20.47

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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