NGC861 (Galaxy)

Image of NGC861
R/B-band color composite image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From San Diego , NGC861 is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible around 21:23, when it reaches an altitude of 21° above your north-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 03:04, 86° above your northern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 05:35, 58° above your western horizon.

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Name NGC861
Object type Galaxy
Right ascension:02h15m [2]
Declination:+35°54' [2]
Magnitude:14.72 (B) [2]
11.50 (J) [2]
10.71 (H) [2]
10.47 (K) [2]
Hubble type:Sb
Distance:108.0 Mpc
352.1 Mlyr [1]
Derived quantities
Absolute mag (V):-20.45
Visibility from San Diego

All times shown in San Diego local time.


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