The galaxy NGC 4257

Image of NGC 4257
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Seattle , NGC 4257 is not readily observable since it is very close to the Sun, at a separation of only 8° from it.

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Name NGC 4257
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Virgo
Magnitude:15.00 (B) [1]
11.63 (J) [1]
10.93 (H) [1]
10.70 (K) [1]
Hubble type:Sab
Right ascension:12h19m [1]
Declination:+05°43' [1]

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47.61°N
122.33°W
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