The galaxy NGC 4442

Image of NGC 4442
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 4442 is not readily observable since it is very close to the Sun, at a separation of only 13° from it.

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Name NGC 4442
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Virgo
Magnitude:10.50 (V) [2]
11.20 (B) [3]
8.22 (J) [3]
7.50 (H) [3]
7.29 (K) [3]
Hubble type:S0
Right ascension:12h28m [3]
Declination:+09°48' [3]
Distance:15.0 Mpc
48.9 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-20.38
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41.14°N
73.26°W
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