The galaxy NGC 779

Image of NGC 779
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 779 is not readily observable since it is very close to the Sun, at a separation of only 17° from it.

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Name NGC 779
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Cetus
Magnitude:11.00 (V)[2]
12.10 (B)[1]
8.27 (H)[1]
8.07 (K)[1]
8.95 (J)[1]
Hubble type:SABb
Right Ascension:01h59m [1]
Declination:-05°57' [1]
Distance:17.7 Mpc
57.6 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-20.24

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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