The galaxy NGC 997

Image of NGC 997
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 997 is not readily observable since it is very close to the Sun, at a separation of only 21° from it.

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Name NGC 997
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Cetus
Magnitude:14.60 (B)[1]
9.65 (H)[1]
9.42 (K)[1]
10.48 (J)[1]
Hubble type:E
Right Ascension:02h37m [1]
Declination:+07°18' [1]

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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