The Black Eye Galaxy (Galaxy)

Image of Black Eye Galaxy
R/B-band color composite image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , Black Eye Galaxy is visible all night. It will become visible around 20:40 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 40° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 00:19, 70° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 05:04, 28° above your western horizon.

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Name Black Eye Galaxy
Object Type Galaxy
Other Names
Evil Eye Galaxy
M 64[1]
NGC 4826[2]
Constellation:Coma Berenices
Magnitude:8.52 (V) [2]
9.36 (B) [2]
6.27 (J) [2]
5.58 (H) [2]
5.33 (K) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.84
Hubble type:SABa
Right ascension:12h56m [2]
Declination:+21°40' [2]
Distance:3.7 Mpc
12.0 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-19.31
Visibility from Fairfield

All times shown in Fairfield local time.






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