The Black Eye Galaxy (Galaxy)

Image of Black Eye Galaxy
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn (click to change), Black Eye Galaxy is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible at around 21:36 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 71° above your southern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 21:56, 72° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 02:59, when it sinks to 25° above your western horizon.

Name Black Eye Galaxy
Object Type Galaxy
Other Names
Evil Eye Galaxy
M 64
NGC 4826
Position
Constellation:Coma Berenices
Magnitude:8.52 (V)[1]
9.36 (B)[1]
5.58 (H)[1]
5.33 (K)[1]
6.27 (J)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.84
Hubble type:SABa
Right Ascension:12h56m [1]
Declination:+21°40' [1]
Distance:5.3 Mpc
17.4 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-20.12

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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