The galaxy NGC 4421

Image of NGC 4421
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 4421 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 20:43 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 33° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 00:42, 66° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 05:38, when it sinks below 22° above your western horizon.

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Name NGC 4421
Object Type Galaxy
Constellation:Coma Berenices
Magnitude:11.60 (V) [2]
12.47 (B) [2]
9.71 (J) [2]
9.04 (H) [2]
8.80 (K) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.87
Hubble type:S0-a
Right ascension:12h27m [2]
Declination:+15°27' [2]
Distance:15.3 Mpc
49.9 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-19.32




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