NGC 4479

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NGC 4479
SDSS NGC 4479.jpg
SDSS image of NGC 4479.
Observation data (J2000 epoch)
ConstellationComa Berenices
Right ascension 12h 30m 18.4s[1]
Declination13° 34′ 40″[1]
Redshift0.002922/876 km/s[1]
Distance59.7 Mly[1]
Group or clusterVirgo Cluster
Apparent magnitude (V)13.4[1]
Characteristics
TypeSB0^0(s)[1]
Size~26,860 ly (estimated)[1]
Apparent size (V)1.38 x 1.10[1]
Other designations
CGCG 70-134, MCG 2-32-100, PGC 41302, UGC 7646, VCC 1283[1]
See also: Galaxy, List of galaxies

NGC 4479 is a barred lenticular galaxy located about 60 million light-years away.[2] It is in the Coma Berenices constellation.

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.7 1.8 "NASA/IPAC Extragalactic Database". Results for NGC 4479. Retrieved 2017-09-30.
  2. "Your NED Search Results". ned.ipac.caltech.edu. Retrieved 2017-10-01.