The galaxy NGC 748

Image of NGC 748
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Washington , NGC 748 is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible around 01:40, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 05:32, 48° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 05:49, 48° above your southern horizon.

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Name NGC 748
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Cetus
Magnitude:12.00 (B) [2]
10.59 (J) [2]
9.88 (H) [2]
9.66 (K) [2]
Hubble type:Sb
Right ascension:01h56m [2]
Declination:-04°28' [2]
Distance:65.4 Mpc
213.2 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-22.08

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37.13°N
113.51°W
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