The galaxy NGC 4252

Image of NGC 4252
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 4252 is not readily observable since it is very close to the Sun, at a separation of only 10° from it.

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Name NGC 4252
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Virgo
Magnitude:15.00 (B) [2]
13.30 (J) [2]
12.61 (H) [2]
12.49 (K) [2]
Hubble type:Sbc
Right ascension:12h18m [2]
Declination:+05°33' [2]
Distance:22.4 Mpc
73.0 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-16.75

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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