The galaxy C 52

Image of C 52
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
Finder chart
Please wait
Loading 0/4
Click and drag to rotate
Mouse wheel to zoom in/out
Touch with mouse to dismiss
Click and drag the chart above to pan around the sky, or use the mouse wheel to zoom. Click to enlarge.

From Ashburn , C 52 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible at around 20:56 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 26° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 00:14, 45° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 03:56, when it sinks to 22° above your south-western horizon.

Begin typing the name of a town near to you, and then select the town from the list of options which appear below.
Name C 52
Object Type Galaxy
Other Names
NGC 4697
Position
Constellation:Virgo
Magnitude:9.30 (V)[2]
10.97 (B)[1]
6.59 (H)[1]
6.37 (K)[1]
7.24 (J)[1]
Hubble type:E
Right Ascension:12h48m [1]
Declination:-05°48' [1]
Distance:12.3 Mpc
40.1 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-21.15

Ashburn

Latitude:
Longitude:
Timezone:

39.04°N
77.49°W
EDT

Color scheme