The galaxy NGC 959

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 959 is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible around 19:30, when it reaches an altitude of 21° above your north-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 01:31, 86° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 06:27, 32° above your western horizon.

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Name NGC 959
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Triangulum
Magnitude:12.38 (V) [2]
12.95 (B) [2]
10.95 (J) [2]
10.24 (H) [2]
9.61 (K) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.57
Hubble type:Sd
Right ascension:02h32m [2]
Declination:+35°29' [2]
Distance:10.7 Mpc
34.9 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-17.77
Visibility from Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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