The galaxy NGC 79

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 79 is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible around 22:22, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 03:46, 71° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 04:50, 67° above your south-western horizon.

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Name NGC 79
Object Type Galaxy
Magnitude:14.90 (B) [2]
11.29 (J) [2]
10.55 (H) [2]
10.26 (K) [2]
Hubble type:E
Right ascension:00h21m [2]
Declination:+22°33' [2]
Distance:83.6 Mpc
272.5 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-19.71
Visibility from Fairfield

All times shown in Fairfield local time.




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