The galaxy NGC 687

Image of NGC 687
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , NGC 687 is visible all night. It will become visible around 19:06 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 25° above your north-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 00:53, 83° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 05:53, 34° above your western horizon.

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Name NGC 687
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Andromeda
Magnitude:13.33 (V) [2]
13.30 (B) [2]
10.21 (J) [2]
9.48 (H) [2]
9.24 (K) [2]
B-V Color (mag):-0.03
Hubble type:S0
Right ascension:01h50m [2]
Declination:+36°22' [2]
Distance:70.8 Mpc
230.8 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-20.92

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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