The galaxy NGC 653

Image of NGC 653
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 653 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 22:11 (EDT) – 7 hours and 25 minutes before the Sun – and reaching an altitude of 57° above the eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 04:14.

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Name NGC 653
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Andromeda
Magnitude:14.10 (B)[1]
11.06 (J)[1]
10.33 (H)[1]
10.00 (K)[1]
Hubble type:Sab
Right Ascension:01h42m [1]
Declination:+35°38' [1]
Distance:80.9 Mpc
263.7 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-20.44

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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