The galaxy M 90

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , M 90 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible at around 20:41 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 43° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 23:29, 60° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 04:21, when it sinks to 22° above your western horizon.

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Name M 90
Object Type Galaxy
Other Names
NGC 4569
Magnitude:9.54 (V)[1]
10.26 (B)[1]
6.79 (H)[1]
6.58 (K)[1]
7.50 (J)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.72
Hubble type:Sab
Right Ascension:12h36m [1]
Declination:+13°09' [1]
Distance:12.4 Mpc
40.3 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-20.92




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