The galaxy NGC 4958

Image of NGC 4958
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 4958 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible at around 21:34 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 40° above your southern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 21:41, 40° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 01:10, when it sinks to 22° above your south-western horizon.

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Name NGC 4958
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Virgo
Magnitude:10.50 (V)[2]
12.10 (B)[1]
7.83 (H)[1]
7.61 (K)[1]
8.49 (J)[1]
Hubble type:S0
Right Ascension:13h05m [1]
Declination:-08°01' [1]
Distance:18.5 Mpc
60.2 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-20.83

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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