The galaxy NGC 578

Image of NGC 578
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Seattle , NGC 578 is not readily observable since it lies so far south that it will never rise more than 19° above the horizon.

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Name NGC 578
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Cetus
Magnitude:10.93 (V) [2]
11.72 (B) [2]
9.46 (J) [2]
8.94 (H) [2]
8.59 (K) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.79
Hubble type:Sc
Right ascension:01h30m [2]
Declination:-22°40' [2]
Distance:18.2 Mpc
59.5 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-20.38

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47.61°N
122.33°W
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