The galaxy NGC 662

Image of NGC 662
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , NGC 662 will become visible at around 20:03 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 29° above your north-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 4 hours and 41 minutes after the Sun at 23:37.

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Name NGC 662
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Andromeda
Magnitude:13.84 (V)[1]
14.45 (B)[1]
11.17 (H)[1]
11.85 (J)[1]
10.80 (K)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.61
Hubble type:Sb
Right Ascension:01h44m [1]
Declination:+37°41' [1]
Distance:78.4 Mpc
255.5 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-20.63

Cambridge

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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