The galaxy M 98

Image of M 98
R/B-band color composite image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 11 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , M 98 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 20:53 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 52° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 22:57, 63° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 03:52, when it sinks below 22° above your western horizon.

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Name M 98
Object Type Galaxy
Other Names
NGC 4192[2]
Constellation:Coma Berenices
Magnitude:10.14 (V) [2]
10.95 (B) [2]
7.82 (J) [2]
7.10 (H) [2]
6.89 (K) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.81
Hubble type:SABb
Right ascension:12h13m [2]
Declination:+14°54' [2]
Distance:18.4 Mpc
60.0 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-21.18
Visibility from Fairfield

All times shown in Fairfield local time.






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