The galaxy NGC 4460

Image of NGC 4460
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 4460 is visible all night. It will become visible around 20:40 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 43° above your north-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 00:55, 84° above your northern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 05:48, 37° above your north-western horizon.

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Name NGC 4460
Object Type Galaxy
Constellation:Canes Venatici
Magnitude:12.50 (B) [2]
9.97 (J) [2]
9.29 (H) [2]
9.06 (K) [2]
Hubble type:S0-a
Right ascension:12h28m [2]
Declination:+44°51' [2]
Distance:8.1 Mpc
26.4 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-17.04




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