NGC 4459

Alt. Designations: NGC 4459
Object Type: spiral galaxy
Constellation: Coma Berenices
Distance: 52.2 mly
Right Ascension: 12h 29m 00.0s
Declination: +13° 58´ 43"
Visual Magnitude: 10.4
Apparent Dimension: 3.5´ X 2.7´
Best Month To View: Mar

NGC 4459 is a 10.4 magnitude spiral galaxy that is part of a group of galaxies known as Markarian's Chain, which forms part of the Virgo Cluster.