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 , M 58 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 00:33 (EST) – 6 hours and 46 minutes before the Sun – and reach an altitude of 58° above the south-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks at around 06:08.

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Name M 58
Object Type Galaxy
Other Names
NGC 4579
Position
Constellation:Virgo
Magnitude:9.66 (V)[1]
10.48 (B)[1]
6.49 (K)[1]
7.37 (J)[1]
6.71 (H)[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
EST

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