The galaxy NGC 7240

Image of NGC 7240
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , NGC 7240 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 19:52 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 53° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 23:00, 84° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 05:18, when it sinks below 22° above your north-western horizon.

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Name NGC 7240
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Lacerta
Magnitude:13.80 (V) [2]
15.00 (B) [3]
11.39 (J) [3]
10.72 (H) [3]
10.27 (K) [3]
Hubble type:E-S0
Right ascension:22h15m [3]
Declination:+37°16' [3]
Distance:70.8 Mpc
230.8 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-20.45

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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