The galaxy NGC 79

Image of NGC 79
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 79 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 22:13 (EDT) – 7 hours and 48 minutes before the Sun – and reaching an altitude of 69° above the south-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 04:44.

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Name NGC 79
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Andromeda
Magnitude:14.90 (B)[1]
11.29 (J)[1]
10.55 (H)[1]
10.26 (K)[1]
Hubble type:E
Right Ascension:00h21m [1]
Declination:+22°33' [1]
Distance:182.0 Mpc
593.3 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-21.40

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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