The galaxy M 49

Image of M 49
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , M 49 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 00:38 (EST) – 6 hours and 41 minutes before the Sun – and reach an altitude of 56° above the south-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks at around 06:08.

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Name M 49
Object Type Galaxy
Other Names
NGC 4472
Position
Constellation:Virgo
Magnitude:12.17 (V)[1]
13.21 (B)[1]
5.40 (K)[1]
6.27 (J)[1]
5.64 (H)[1]
B-V Color (mag):1.04
Hubble type:E
Right Ascension:12h29m [1]
Declination:+08°00' [1]
Distance:16.0 Mpc
52.2 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-18.85

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
EST

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