The galaxy NGC 897

Image of NGC 897
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , NGC 897 is not readily observable since it lies so far south that it will never rise more than 13° above the horizon.

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Name NGC 897
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Fornax
Magnitude:13.07 (B) [1]
9.71 (J) [1]
9.05 (H) [1]
8.82 (K) [1]
Hubble type:Sa
Right ascension:02h21m [1]
Declination:-33°43' [1]

Cambridge

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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