The galaxy NGC 667

Image of NGC 667
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , NGC 667 is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible around 03:17, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your southern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 04:39, 24° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 04:43, 24° above your southern horizon.

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Name NGC 667
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Cetus
Magnitude:15.23 (B)[2]
12.43 (J)[2]
11.58 (H)[2]
11.22 (K)[2]
Hubble type:S0
Right ascension:01h44m [2]
Declination:-22°55' [2]
Distance:173.0 Mpc
564.0 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-20.96

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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