The galaxy NGC 568

Image of NGC 568
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 568 is not readily observable since it lies so far south that it will never rise more than 13° above the horizon.

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Name NGC 568
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Sculptor
Magnitude:12.59 (V) [2]
13.43 (B) [2]
10.48 (J) [2]
9.81 (H) [2]
9.58 (K) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.84
Hubble type:E-S0
Right ascension:01h27m [2]
Declination:-35°43' [2]
Distance:78.6 Mpc
256.2 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-21.89

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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