The galaxy NGC 982

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 982 is visible all night. It will become visible around 19:04 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 24° above your north-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 01:13, 89° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 06:12, 35° above your north-western horizon.

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Name NGC 982
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Andromeda
Magnitude:13.20 (B) [2]
10.06 (J) [2]
9.31 (H) [2]
8.96 (K) [2]
Hubble type:Sa
Right ascension:02h35m [2]
Declination:+40°52' [2]
Distance:59.9 Mpc
195.3 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-20.69
Visibility from Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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