The galaxy NGC 596

Image of NGC 596
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , NGC 596 is not observable – it will reach its highest point in the sky during daytime and is 1° below the horizon at dusk.

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Name NGC 596
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Cetus
Magnitude:10.90 (V)[2]
11.50 (B)[1]
8.19 (H)[1]
8.87 (J)[1]
7.98 (K)[1]
Hubble type:E
Right Ascension:01h32m [1]
Declination:-07°01' [1]
Distance:21.5 Mpc
70.1 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-20.76

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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