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 Ashburn , NGC 855 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 23:42 (EDT) – 6 hours and 19 minutes before the Sun – and reaching an altitude of 53° above the eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 04:44.

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

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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