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Galaxy NGC 4178

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Galaxy in constellation Virgo (The Maiden). Also known as IC 3042, UGC 7215.
NGC 4178
#1 — Credit: NGC/IC Project

Data sheet

5' x 1.7'
12h 12m 47s
10º 52' 00''

Hourly altitude

Maximum altitude: 61.8 degrees at 08:03 hours

Monthly altitude

Best period for observing at

Late March

Nearby Galaxies

NGC 4124 Magnitude 11.4 Size 3.9' NGC 4119 Magnitude 12.2 Size 3.9' NGC 4206 Magnitude 12.1 Size 6.4' NGC 4200 Magnitude 13.0 Size 1.5' NGC 4207 Magnitude 12.5 Size 1.6' NGC 4313 Magnitude 11.6 Size 3.8' NGC 4294 Magnitude 12.1 Size 3.2' NGC 4330 Magnitude 12.4 Size 4.5' NGC 4193 Magnitude 12.3 Size 2.2' NGC 4168 Magnitude 11.2 Size 2.8'

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