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 not observable – it will reach its highest point in the sky during daytime and is no higher than 18° above the horizon at dawn.

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Name NGC 687
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Andromeda
Magnitude:13.33 (V)[1]
13.30 (B)[1]
9.48 (H)[1]
9.24 (K)[1]
10.21 (J)[1]
B-V Color (mag):-0.03
Hubble type:S0
Right Ascension:01h50m [1]
Declination:+36°22' [1]
Distance:63.3 Mpc
206.4 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-20.68

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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