The galaxy NGC 4278

Image of NGC 4278
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 4278 is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible around 20:37, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 02:23, 78° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 05:39, 49° above your western horizon.

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Name NGC 4278
Object Type Galaxy
Constellation:Coma Berenices
Magnitude:10.16 (V) [1]
11.09 (B) [1]
8.09 (J) [1]
7.42 (H) [1]
7.18 (K) [1]
B-V Color (mag):0.93
Hubble type:E
Right ascension:12h20m [1]
Declination:+29°16' [1]




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