The galaxy NGC 871

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Seattle , NGC 871 is not observable – it will reach its highest point in the sky during daytime and is 5° below the horizon at dawn.

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Name NGC 871
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Aries
Magnitude:13.61 (V)[1]
14.20 (B)[1]
10.63 (H)[1]
10.27 (K)[1]
11.23 (J)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.59
Hubble type:SBc
Right Ascension:02h17m [1]
Declination:+14°32' [1]
Distance:41.1 Mpc
133.9 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-19.46

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47.61°N
122.33°W
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