NGC 4473

Alt. Designations: NGC 4473
Object Type: elliptic galaxy
Constellation: Coma Berenices
Distance: 50.4 mly
Right Ascension: 12h 29m 48.7s
Declination: +13° 25´ 47"
Visual Magnitude: 10.2
Apparent Dimension: 4.5´ X 2.5´
Best Month To View: Mar

NGC 4473 is a 10.2 magnitude spiral galaxy that is part of a group of galaxies known as Markarian's Chain, which forms part of the Virgo Cluster.