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 visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible at around 01:57, when it rises 24° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 03:38, 29° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight at around 05:14, 25° above your south-western horizon.

Name NGC 59
Object Type Galaxy
Other Names
Mrk 728
Position
Constellation:Cetus
Magnitude:12.59 (V)[1]
13.21 (B)[1]
10.26 (H)[1]
10.10 (K)[1]
10.89 (J)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.62
Hubble type:E-S0
Right Ascension:00h15m [1]
Declination:-21°26' [1]
Distance:4.8 Mpc
15.8 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-15.84

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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