The galaxy NGC 4993

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , NGC 4993 is not readily observable since it is very close to the Sun, at a separation of only 18° from it.

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Name NGC 4993
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Hydra
Magnitude:13.34 (B) [2]
10.18 (J) [2]
9.51 (H) [2]
9.22 (K) [2]
Hubble type:E-S0
Right ascension:13h09m [2]
Declination:-23°23' [2]
Distance:41.2 Mpc
134.3 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-19.73
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42.38°N
71.11°W
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