The galaxy M 100

Image of M 100
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , M 100 is not observable – it will reach its highest point in the sky during daytime and is no higher than 16° above the horizon at dusk.

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Name M 100
Object Type Galaxy
Other Names
NGC 4321
Constellation:Coma Berenices
Magnitude:9.35 (V) [2]
10.05 (B) [2]
7.46 (J) [2]
6.82 (H) [2]
6.59 (K) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.70
Hubble type:SABb
Right ascension:12h22m [2]
Declination:+15°49' [2]
Distance:18.4 Mpc
60.0 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-21.97
Visibility from Cambridge

All times shown in Cambridge local time.




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