The Needle Galaxy (Galaxy)

Image of Needle Galaxy
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , Needle Galaxy is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 23:45 (EST) and reaching an altitude of 69° above the south-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 06:11.

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Name Needle Galaxy
Object Type Galaxy
Other Names
C 38
NGC 4565
Position
Constellation:Coma Berenices
Magnitude:9.60 (V) [2]
16.50 (B) [1]
13.60 (J) [1]
13.20 (H) [1]
12.77 (K) [1]
B-V Color (mag):1.18
Hubble type:Scd
Right ascension:12h35m [1]
Declination:+26°17' [1]

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
EST

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