NGC 4388
DSS image of NGC 4388
Overlaid DSS image of NGC 4388, 30' x 30' with north at top and west to the right

Aladin viewer for the region around NGC 4388

Type  Galaxy
Magnitude  11.1
Size  5.6' x 5.1' @ 92°
Right Ascension  12h 25' 46.8"  (2000)
Declination  12° 39' 44" N
Constellation  Virgo
Description  vF, E, sf of 2
Classification  Sb
Observing Notes

Andrew Cooper
Jun 17, 2020    Waikoloa, HI (map)
28cm f/10 SCT, NexStar 11" GyPSy @ 127x
Seeing: 6 Transparency: 6 Moon: 0%

A nice edge-on galaxy in a trio with M84 and M86, bright, greatly elongated east-west, no core or dust lane visible, M84 and M86 are just 15' north, several fainter galaxies visible in the field
Other Data Sources for NGC 4388
Nearby objects for NGC 4388

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NGC 4388