The galaxy NGC 4487

Image of NGC 4487
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 4487 will become visible at around 21:34 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 40° above your southern horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 6 hours and 33 minutes after the Sun at 02:45.

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Name NGC 4487
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Virgo
Magnitude:11.70 (B)[1]
9.39 (H)[1]
9.35 (K)[1]
10.07 (J)[1]
Hubble type:Sc
Right Ascension:12h31m [1]
Declination:-08°03' [1]
Distance:20.0 Mpc
65.3 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-19.81

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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