The galaxy NGC 726

Image of NGC 726
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 726 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 01:50 (EDT) – 4 hours and 11 minutes before the Sun – and reaching an altitude of 28° above the south-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 04:43.

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Name NGC 726
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Cetus
Magnitude:14.27 (B)[1]
13.47 (J)[1]
12.74 (H)[1]
12.11 (K)[1]
Hubble type:SBd
Right Ascension:01h55m [1]
Declination:-10°47' [1]
Distance:142.0 Mpc
462.9 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-21.49

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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