The galaxy NGC 4246

Image of NGC 4246
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 4246 will become visible at around 21:58 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 46° above your south-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 5 hours and 38 minutes after the Sun at 02:14.

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Name NGC 4246
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Virgo
Magnitude:12.70 (V)[2]
14.00 (B)[1]
10.07 (H)[1]
9.95 (K)[1]
10.57 (J)[1]
Hubble type:Sc
Right Ascension:12h17m [1]
Declination:+07°11' [1]
Distance:60.2 Mpc
196.3 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-21.20

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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