The galaxy M 58

Image of M 58
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn (click to change), M 58 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible at around 21:36 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 62° above your southern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 21:37, 62° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 02:10, when it sinks to 25° above your western horizon.

Name M 58
Object Type Galaxy
Other Names
NGC 4579
Position
Constellation:Virgo
Magnitude:9.66 (V)[1]
10.48 (B)[1]
6.71 (H)[1]
6.49 (K)[1]
7.37 (J)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.82
Hubble type:Sb
Right Ascension:12h37m [1]
Declination:+11°49' [1]
Distance:19.6 Mpc
63.8 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-21.80

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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