The galaxy NGC 59

Image of NGC 59
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , NGC 59 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 00:28 (EDT) – 4 hours and 59 minutes before the Sun – and reaching an altitude of 24° above the southern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 04:03.

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Name NGC 59
Object Type Galaxy
Other Names
Mrk 728
Position
Constellation:Cetus
Magnitude:16.00 (V)[2]
13.21 (B)[1]
10.89 (J)[1]
10.26 (H)[1]
10.10 (K)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.62
Hubble type:E-S0
Right Ascension:00h15m [1]
Declination:-21°26' [1]

Cambridge

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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