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 Cambridge , NGC 578 is not observable – it will reach its highest point in the sky during daytime and is 12° below the horizon at dusk.

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Name NGC 578
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Cetus
Magnitude:10.93 (V)[1]
11.72 (B)[1]
8.94 (H)[1]
9.46 (J)[1]
8.59 (K)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.79
Hubble type:Sc
Right Ascension:01h30m [1]
Declination:-22°40' [1]
Distance:21.8 Mpc
71.2 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-20.77

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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