The galaxy NGC 4298

Image of NGC 4298
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 4298 is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible around 21:03, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 02:01, 63° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 05:31, 37° above your western horizon.

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Name NGC 4298
Object Type Galaxy
Constellation:Coma Berenices
Magnitude:11.34 (V) [1]
12.04 (B) [1]
9.43 (J) [1]
8.66 (H) [1]
8.47 (K) [1]
B-V Color (mag):0.70
Hubble type:Sc
Right ascension:12h21m [1]
Declination:+14°36' [1]




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