The galaxy NGC 661

Image of NGC 661
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 661 is not readily observable since it is very close to the Sun, at a separation of only 21° from it.

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Name NGC 661
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Triangulum
Magnitude:13.00 (B) [2]
10.22 (J) [2]
9.53 (H) [2]
9.26 (K) [2]
Hubble type:E
Right ascension:01h44m [2]
Declination:+28°42' [2]
Distance:37.5 Mpc
122.1 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-19.87

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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