The galaxy NGC 68

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 68 is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible around 22:32, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 04:16, 81° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 05:09, 76° above your south-western horizon.

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Name NGC 68
Object Type Galaxy
Magnitude:13.00 (V) [2]
14.50 (B) [3]
10.69 (J) [3]
9.86 (H) [3]
9.60 (K) [3]
Hubble type:E-S0
Right ascension:00h18m [3]
Declination:+30°04' [3]
Distance:83.2 Mpc
271.2 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-21.60
Visibility from Ashburn

All times shown in Ashburn local time.




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