The galaxy NGC 68

Image of NGC 68
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 dawn sky, rising at 21:25 (EDT) – 8 hours and 39 minutes before the Sun – and reaching an altitude of 77° above the south-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 04:47.

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

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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