NGC 4506

Alt. Designations: NGC 4506
Object Type: barred spiral galaxy
Constellation: Coma Berenices
Right Ascension: 12h 32m 10.5s
Declination: +13° 25´ 13"
Visual Magnitude: 12.8
Apparent Dimension: 1.6´ X 1.1´
Best Month To View: Mar

NGC 4506 is a 12.8 magnitude barred spiral galaxy that is part of a group of galaxies known as Markarian's Chain, which forms part of the Virgo Cluster.