The galaxy NGC 680

Image of NGC 680
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Seattle , NGC 680 is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible around 23:21, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 04:49, 64° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 04:56, 64° above your southern horizon.

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Name NGC 680
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Aries
Magnitude:13.00 (B) [2]
9.71 (J) [2]
9.00 (H) [2]
8.73 (K) [2]
Hubble type:E
Right ascension:01h49m [2]
Declination:+21°58' [2]
Distance:36.5 Mpc
118.8 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-19.81

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47.61°N
122.33°W
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