NGC 4638
DSS image of NGC 4638
Overlaid DSS image of NGC 4638, 30' x 30' with north at top and west to the right

Aladin viewer for the region around NGC 4638
MCG +02-32-187, UGC 7880, PGC 42728

Type  Galaxy
Magnitude  11.2
Size  2.8' x 2.4' @ 125°
Right Ascension  12h 42' 47.5"  (2000)
Declination  11° 26' 33" N
Constellation  Virgo
Description  F, R, gbM, vB cent
Classification  E5
Observing Notes

Rev. T.W. Webb
May 19, 1885    Hardwick, Herefordshire, England (map)
94mm f/18 Tully Achromat

Double [NGC4647 and NGC4649]; p extremely faint [NGC4647]. Not seen 3-7/10in. In large field with M59 np, and H. II 70 sp [NGC4638], like a hazy star.
― Celestial Objects for Common Telescopes, T. W. Webb, 1917
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NGC 4638