The galaxy NGC 855

Image of NGC 855
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , NGC 855 is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible around 19:33, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 01:16, 75° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 05:53, 33° above your western horizon.

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Name NGC 855
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Triangulum
Magnitude:12.75 (V) [2]
13.56 (B) [2]
10.72 (J) [2]
10.07 (H) [2]
9.83 (K) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.81
Hubble type:E
Right ascension:02h14m [2]
Declination:+27°52' [2]
Distance:9.3 Mpc
30.3 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-17.09

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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