NGC 4699
DSS image of NGC 4699
Overlaid DSS image of NGC 4699, 30' x 30' with north at top and west to the right

Aladin viewer for the region around NGC 4699
MCG -01-33-013, PGC 43321, SDSS J124902.19-083951.8

Type  Galaxy
Magnitude  9.6
Size  3.8' x 2.6' @ 35°
Right Ascension  12h 49' 2.2"  (2000)
Declination  8° 39' 53" S
Constellation  Virgo
Description  vB, R, vmbMrN, r
Classification  SAB(rs)b
Observing Notes

Andrew Cooper
Jun 8, 2020    Waikoloa, HI (map)
20cm f/6 Newtonian, Cave Astrola @ 47x
Seeing: 7 Transparency: 6 Moon: 0%

Bright, round, good sized at 3', bright nucleus, easy to find with the 8" Astrola despite village streetlights

Andrew Cooper
May 7, 2005    Caballo Loco Ranch, Pima Co., AZ (map)
28cm f/10 SCT Nexstar 11

Bright, small, stellar core, round even halo with no structure

Rev. T.W. Webb
May 19, 1885    Hardwick, Herefordshire, England (map)

h., very bright.
― Celestial Objects for Common Telescopes, T. W. Webb, 1917
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Nearby objects for NGC 4699

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NGC 4699