NGC 4216

Type Location r.a. dec. Size Magnitude Distance
Galaxy Vir 12h15.9 +13°09' 8.3' x 2.2' 10 40 Mly

NGC 4216 is an intermediate spiral galaxy located not far from the center of the Virgo Cluster of galaxies, roughly 40 million light-years away. It's seen nearly edge-on.

Other galaxies visible: NGC 4222 (top left), NGC 4206 (bottom right)


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Image data :

Date Telescope Binning Exp Time (s) Special processing Notes
March 19, 2005 Centurion 18" L 1:1
RGB 3:1
L 3x300
RGB 300
Max Entropy, LRGB, DDP