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 (click to change), NGC 679 is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible at around 23:20, when it rises 24° above your north-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 05:05, 86° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight at around 05:16, 86° above your south-western horizon.

Name NGC 679
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Andromeda
Magnitude:12.40 (V)[2]
13.10 (B)[1]
9.37 (H)[1]
9.14 (K)[1]
10.11 (J)[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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39.04°N
77.49°W
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