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public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 5:15 
Transit: 13:06 
Sunset: 20:56
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NGC 4898 - Galaxy Pair in Coma Berenices

Below the horizon.  Rise: 9:02 | Tran: 17:45 | Set: 2:33
Alt: -4.77°   Az: 31.03°   Direction: North-North-East

NGC 4898 is a Galaxy Pair in the Coma Berenices constellation. NGC 4898 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 4898 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 4898 - Galaxy Pair in Coma Berenices star
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DSS2 image of NGC 4898 in the Red band. The green region on the image is a representation of the major (0.8 arcmin) and minor (0.8 arcmin) axes of the object's apparent size.

Celestial Coordinates

Apparent

13h 01m 28s
+27° 49’ 30”
14h 22m 01s
03h 23m 30s

J2000

13h 00m 18s
+27° 57’ 25”

Finder Chart

The simplified sky charts below show the position of NGC 4898 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 4898 - Galaxy Pair in Coma Berenices star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 4898 - Galaxy Pair in Coma Berenices.

Finder chart NGC 4898 - Galaxy Pair in Coma Berenices star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 4898 - Galaxy Pair in Coma Berenices.

Apparent Size

The following table reports NGC 4898 apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of NGC 4898 is a visual representation of it.
0.8 arcmin
0.8 arcmin

Rise and Set Times

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

Today's NGC 4898 - Galaxy Pair 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: 66.3°
Azimuth: 297.8°