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 evening sky, becoming accessible at around 17:56 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 42° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 21:59, 86° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 04:01, when it sinks to 22° above your north-western horizon.

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Name NGC 679
Object Type Galaxy
Magnitude:12.40 (V)[2]
13.10 (B)[1]
9.14 (K)[1]
10.11 (J)[1]
9.37 (H)[1]
Hubble type:E-S0
Right Ascension:01h49m [1]
Declination:+35°47' [1]
Distance:63.0 Mpc
205.3 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-21.60




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