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 , Silver Sliver Galaxy will become visible at around 18:57 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 60° above your western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 7 hours and 50 minutes after the Sun at 01:43.

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Name Silver Sliver Galaxy
Object Type Galaxy
Other Names
C 23
NGC 891
Position
Constellation:Andromeda
Magnitude:9.90 (V)[2]
10.81 (B)[1]
6.36 (H)[1]
7.26 (J)[1]
5.94 (K)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.88
Hubble type:Sb
Right Ascension:02h22m [1]
Declination:+42°20' [1]
Distance:10.2 Mpc
33.3 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-20.14

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
EST

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