The Crowbar Galaxy (Galaxy)

Image of Crowbar Galaxy
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , Crowbar Galaxy is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible around 20:20, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your north-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 02:15, 81° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 05:28, 51° above your western horizon.

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Name Crowbar Galaxy
Object Type Galaxy
Other Names
NGC 4656
Constellation:Canes Venatici
Magnitude:10.52 (V) [1]
10.96 (B) [1]
11.61 (J) [1]
11.05 (H) [1]
10.91 (K) [1]
B-V Color (mag):0.44
Hubble type:SBm
Right ascension:12h44m [1]
Declination:+32°12' [1]




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