The galaxy NGC 5885

Image of NGC 5885
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 5885 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible at around 21:32 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 28° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 23:58, 38° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 03:16, when it sinks to 22° above your south-western horizon.

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Name NGC 5885
Object Type Galaxy
Magnitude:11.70 (V)[2]
11.70 (B)[1]
9.86 (H)[1]
9.01 (K)[1]
10.35 (J)[1]
Hubble type:SABc
Right Ascension:15h15m [1]
Declination:-10°05' [1]
Distance:29.1 Mpc
94.9 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-20.62




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