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public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 4:58 
Transit: 13:04 
Sunset: 21:09
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NGC 4426 - Double Star in Coma Berenices

Below the horizon.  Rise: 9:15 | Tran: 17:58 | Set: 2:46
Altitude: -8.3°   Azimuth: 19.8°   Direction: North-North-East

NGC 4426 is a Double Star in the Coma Berenices constellation. NGC 4426 is situated north of the celestial equator and, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere.

The image below is a photograph of NGC 4426 from the Digitized Sky Survey 2 (DSS2 - see the credits section) taken in the red channel. The area of sky represented in the image is 0.5000x0.5000 degrees (30.00x30.00 arcmins).

Image of NGC 4426 - Double Star in Coma Berenices star
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DSS2 image of NGC 4426 in the Red band.

Apparent Coordinates

12h 28m 24s
+27° 42’ 09”

J2000 Coordinates

12h 27m 11s
+27° 50’ 17”

Finder Chart

The simplified sky charts below show the position of NGC 4426 in the sky. The first chart has a field of view of 60° while the second one has a field of view of 10°.

Finder chart NGC 4426 - Double Star in Coma Berenices star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 4426 - Double Star in Coma Berenices.

Finder chart NGC 4426 - Double Star in Coma Berenices star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 4426 - Double Star in Coma Berenices.

Rise and Set Times

Location: Greenwich, UK
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Timezone: Europe/London

Today's NGC 4426 - Double Star in Coma Berenices rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 62.2°
Max altitude: 66.4°
Azimuth: 297.8°