The galaxy IC 4998

Image of IC 4998
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , IC 4998 is not readily observable since it lies so far south that it will never rise more than 10° above the horizon.

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Name IC 4998
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Sagittarius
Magnitude:14.02 (B) [2]
11.35 (J) [2]
10.81 (H) [2]
10.42 (K) [2]
Hubble type:SBc
Right ascension:20h22m [2]
Declination:-38°18' [2]
Distance:102.0 Mpc
332.5 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-21.02

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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