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 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 20:48 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 61° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 22:56, 79° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 04:36, when it sinks below 21° above your western horizon.

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Name NGC 3486
Object Type Galaxy
Constellation:Leo Minor
Magnitude:10.53 (V) [1]
11.11 (B) [1]
8.93 (J) [1]
8.16 (H) [1]
8.00 (K) [1]
B-V Color (mag):0.58
Hubble type:Sc
Right ascension:11h00m [1]
Declination:+28°58' [1]




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