The galaxy NGC 4279

Image of NGC 4279
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 4279 will become visible at around 21:59 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 26° above your south-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 4 hours and 5 minutes after the Sun at 00:43.

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Name NGC 4279
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Virgo
Magnitude:14.00 (B)[1]
10.66 (H)[1]
10.55 (K)[1]
11.45 (J)[1]
Hubble type:S0-a
Right Ascension:12h20m [1]
Declination:-11°39' [1]

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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