The galaxy NGC 679

Image of NGC 679
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 679 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 22:52 (EDT) – 7 hours and 6 minutes before the Sun – and reaching an altitude of 57° above the eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 04:40.

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Name NGC 679
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Andromeda
Magnitude:12.40 (V)[2]
13.10 (B)[1]
10.11 (J)[1]
9.37 (H)[1]
9.14 (K)[1]
Hubble type:E-S0
Right Ascension:01h49m [1]
Declination:+35°47' [1]
Distance:68.6 Mpc
223.6 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-21.78

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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