The galaxy NGC 3486

Image of NGC 3486
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 3486 will become visible at around 21:37 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 69° above your south-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 7 hours and 43 minutes after the Sun at 04:03.

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Name NGC 3486
Object Type Galaxy
Constellation:Leo Minor
Magnitude:10.53 (V)[1]
11.11 (B)[1]
8.16 (H)[1]
8.00 (K)[1]
8.93 (J)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.58
Hubble type:Sc
Right Ascension:11h00m [1]
Declination:+28°58' [1]
Distance:14.1 Mpc
46.0 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-20.22




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