The galaxy NGC 4079

Image of NGC 4079
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Seattle , NGC 4079 is not readily observable since it is very close to the Sun, at a separation of only 3° from it.

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Name NGC 4079
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Virgo
Magnitude:14.00 (B) [2]
10.48 (J) [2]
9.82 (H) [2]
9.54 (K) [2]
Hubble type:SABb
Right ascension:12h04m [2]
Declination:-02°22' [2]
Distance:79.1 Mpc
257.9 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-20.49

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47.61°N
122.33°W
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