The galaxy C 3

Image of C 3
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 18 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn (click to change), C 3 is visible all night because it is circumpolar. It will be highest in the sky at dusk, becoming accessible at around 21:08 (EDT), 39° above your north-western horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight at around 05:13, 19° above your northern horizon.

Name C 3
Object Type Galaxy
Other Names
NGC 4236
Position
Constellation:Draco
Brightness (V):Mag 9.7
Right Ascension:12h16m
Declination:+69°28'
Distance:4.3 Mpc
13.9 Mlyr
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-18.45

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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