The galaxy NGC 4255

Image of NGC 4255
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Seattle , NGC 4255 is not readily observable since it is very close to the Sun, at a separation of only 6° from it.

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Name NGC 4255
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Virgo
Magnitude:13.50 (B) [2]
10.42 (J) [2]
9.73 (H) [2]
9.49 (K) [2]
Hubble type:S0
Right ascension:12h18m [2]
Declination:+04°47' [2]
Distance:30.0 Mpc
97.8 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-18.89

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47.61°N
122.33°W
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