The Silver Sliver Galaxy (Galaxy)

Image of Silver Sliver Galaxy
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 13 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn (click to change), Silver Sliver Galaxy will become visible at around 18:53 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 62° above your western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 7 hours and 58 minutes after the Sun at 01:46.

Name Silver Sliver Galaxy
Object Type Galaxy
Other Names
C 23
NGC 891
Position
Constellation:Andromeda
Brightness (V):Mag 10.0
Right Ascension:02h22m
Declination:+42°21'
Distance:10.2 Mpc
33.3 Mlyr
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-20.04

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
EST

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