The galaxy M 91

Image of M 91
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , M 91 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible at around 20:41 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 44° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 23:28, 62° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 04:25, when it sinks to 22° above your western horizon.

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Name M 91
Object Type Galaxy
Other Names
NGC 4548
Constellation:Coma Berenices
Magnitude:13.57 (V)[1]
14.63 (B)[1]
7.37 (H)[1]
7.12 (K)[1]
8.01 (J)[1]
B-V Color (mag):1.06
Hubble type:Sb
Right Ascension:12h35m [1]
Declination:+14°29' [1]
Distance:16.2 Mpc
52.8 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-17.48




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