NGC 4754
DSS image of NGC 4754
Overlaid DSS image of NGC 4754, 30' x 30' with north at top and west to the right

Aladin viewer for the region around NGC 4754

Type  Galaxy
Magnitude  10.6
Size  4.7' x 4.4' @ 23°
Right Ascension  12h 52' 17.5"  (2000)
Declination  11° 18' 50" N
Constellation  Virgo
Description  B, pL, R, psbM, p of 2
Classification  SBO
Observing Notes

Andrew Cooper
May 16, 2004    Caballo Loco Ranch, Pima Co., AZ (map)
46cm f/4.5 Deep Violet

Round halo with a distinct core, no structure noted in the halo, shares the field with the edge-on galaxy NGC4762 (10.7' southeast) for a very attractive pair

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

In one field [NGC4754 and NGC4762]. 4762 like a paper kite; beautifully grouped with three stars. D'A. and E. of Rosse, long bright ray, nucl.
― Celestial Objects for Common Telescopes, T. W. Webb, 1917
Other Data Sources for NGC 4754
Nearby objects for NGC 4754
7 objects found within 60'
HD 112278 IC 3797 IC 3801
IC 3803 NGC 4733
NGC 4762

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NGC 4754