The galaxy NGC 4261

Image of NGC 4261
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 4261 will become visible at around 21:59 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 40° above your south-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 5 hours and 2 minutes after the Sun at 01:40.

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Name NGC 4261
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Virgo
Magnitude:12.87 (V)[1]
13.92 (B)[1]
7.51 (H)[1]
7.26 (K)[1]
8.20 (J)[1]
B-V Color (mag):1.05
Hubble type:E
Right Ascension:12h19m [1]
Declination:+05°49' [1]
Distance:31.3 Mpc
102.1 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-19.61

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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