NGC 4278

Alt. Designations: NGC 4278
Object Type: elliptic galaxy
Constellation: Coma Berenices
Distance: 50.14 mly
Right Ascension: 12h 20m 06.7s
Declination: +29° 16´ 49"
Visual Magnitude: 10.1
Apparent Dimension: 3.8´ X 3.8´
Best Month To View: Mar

NGC 4278 is an elliptic galaxy located approximately 50.14 million light years away in the constellation of Coma Berenices. It has an apparent dimension of 3.8' x 3.8' with a nb visual magnitude of 10.1.