The galaxy NGC 686

Image of NGC 686
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Seattle , NGC 686 is not readily observable since it lies so far south that it will never rise more than 18° above the horizon.

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Name NGC 686
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Fornax
Magnitude:13.37 (B)[2]
10.17 (J)[2]
9.50 (H)[2]
9.24 (K)[2]
Hubble type:E-S0
Right ascension:01h48m [2]
Declination:-23°47' [2]
Distance:53.3 Mpc
173.8 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-20.26

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47.61°N
122.33°W
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