The galaxy NGC 972

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Seattle , NGC 972 is not observable – it will reach its highest point in the sky during daytime and is no higher than 4° above the horizon at dawn.

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Name NGC 972
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Aries
Magnitude:11.30 (V)[2]
12.10 (B)[1]
8.21 (H)[1]
7.86 (K)[1]
8.94 (J)[1]
Hubble type:Sab
Right Ascension:02h34m [1]
Declination:+29°18' [1]
Distance:17.6 Mpc
57.5 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-19.93

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47.61°N
122.33°W
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