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Galaxy NGC 4487

Galaxy in Virgo constellation (The Maiden). Also known as IRAS 12285-0746, MCG -1-32-21, PGC 41399.
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4' x 2.8'
12h 31m 04s
-8º 03' 12''
0.0034
11.00
13.50
SBc - Barred Spiral
48 M light years

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