The galaxy NGC 949

Image of NGC 949
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 949 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 17:57 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 50° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 21:19, 88° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 03:25, when it sinks below 21° above your north-western horizon.

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Name NGC 949
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Triangulum
Magnitude:11.98 (V) [2]
12.67 (B) [2]
10.06 (J) [2]
9.41 (H) [2]
9.16 (K) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.69
Hubble type:Sb
Right ascension:02h30m [2]
Declination:+37°08' [2]
Distance:10.3 Mpc
33.6 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-18.08

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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