The galaxy NGC 4179

Image of NGC 4179
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , NGC 4179 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 01:45 (EST) and reaching an altitude of 38° above the south-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 05:34.

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Name NGC 4179
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Virgo
Magnitude:10.90 (V) [1]
12.80 (B) [2]
8.83 (J) [2]
8.19 (H) [2]
7.92 (K) [2]
Hubble type:S0
Right ascension:12h12m [2]
Declination:+01°17' [2]

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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