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Galaxy NGC 4639

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Galaxy in constellation Virgo (The Maiden). Also known as UGC 7884.
NGC 4639
#1 — Credit: Credit: A. Sandage (Carnegie Observatories), A. Saha (Space Telescope Science Institute), G.A. Tammann, and L. Labhardt (Astronomical Institute, University of Basel), F.D. Macchetto and N. Panagia (Space Telescope Science Institute and European Space Agency) and NASA

Data sheet

2.9' x 2'
SBbc Ring
12h 42m 54s
13º 15' 00''

Hourly altitude

Maximum altitude: 64.2 degrees at 08:33 hours

Monthly altitude

Best period for observing at

Early April

Nearby Galaxies

NGC 4654 Magnitude 10.5 Size 5' NGC 4620 Magnitude 12.2 Size 1.8' NGC 4659 Magnitude 12.1 Size 1.8' NGC 4611 Magnitude 14.1 Size 1.2' NGC 4634 Magnitude 12.4 Size 2.5' NGC 4633 Magnitude 13.1 Size 2' NGC 4640A Magnitude 15.0 Size 1.4' NGC 4607 Magnitude 12.8 Size 2.9' NGC 4584 Magnitude 12.9 Size 1.4' NGC 4606 Magnitude 11.8 Size 3.3'

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