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 Ashburn (click to change), NGC 59 is not observable – it will reach its highest point in the sky during daytime and is no higher than 5° above the horizon at dusk.

Name NGC 59
Object Type Galaxy
Other Names
Mrk 728
Position
Constellation:Cetus
Brightness (V):Mag 13.0
Right Ascension:00h15m
Declination:-21°27'
Distance:4.8 Mpc
15.8 Mlyr
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-15.43

Ashburn

Latitude:
Longitude:
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39.04°N
77.49°W
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