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 morning sky, becoming accessible at around 00:16, when it rises 24° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 05:15, 72° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight at around 06:16, 68° above your south-western horizon.

Name Black Eye Galaxy
Object Type Galaxy
Other Names
Evil Eye Galaxy
M 64
NGC 4826
Position
Constellation:Coma Berenices
Brightness (V):Mag 8.5
Right Ascension:12h56m
Declination:+21°40'
Distance:5.3 Mpc
17.4 Mlyr
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-20.14

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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