The galaxy NGC 4088

Image of NGC 4088
R/B-band color composite image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Seattle , NGC 4088 is visible in both the dusk and dawn skies. In the evening, it will become visible around 20:25 (PDT), 25° above your north-western horizon, as dusk fades to darkness. It will then sink towards the horizon, becoming tricky to observe after 21:02 when it dips 21° above your north-western horizon. At 05:25, it will return to an altitude of 21° above your north-eastern horizon, and reach an altitude of 23° before fading from view as dawn breaks around 05:41.

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Name NGC 4088
Object Type Galaxy
Constellation:Ursa Major
Magnitude:10.50 (V) [2]
11.20 (B) [3]
8.48 (J) [3]
7.77 (H) [3]
7.48 (K) [3]
Hubble type:SABc
Right ascension:12h05m [3]
Declination:+50°32' [3]
Distance:21.8 Mpc
71.1 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-21.19
Visibility from Seattle

All times shown in Seattle local time.






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