NGC 4776 - NGC 4759B
DSS image of NGC 4776
Overlaid DSS image of NGC 4776, 30' x 30' with north at top and west to the right

Aladin viewer for the region around NGC 4776
h 3437, GC 3288, Holm 477A, MCG -01-33-036, PGC 43754, HCG 62B

Type  Galaxy
Magnitude  13
Size  0.4' x 0.3' @ 5°
Right Ascension  12h 53' 4.6"  (2000)
Declination  9° 11' 60" S
Constellation  Virgo
Description  F, S, R, vlbM, p of Dneb
Classification  SO
Observing Notes

Andrew Cooper
Apr 3, 2011    Hale Pohaku, HI (map)
46cm f/4.5 Newtonian, Deep Violet @ 175x
Seeing: 8 Transparency: 7 Moon: 0%

Small, round, just separable, no other structure noted, a close pair with NGC4778 with the combination also cataloged as NGC4759, William Herschel saw only the merged pair, it was John who separated the pair and cataloged the two separately
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NGC 4776