NGC 4725

Alt. Designations: NGC 4725
Object Type: barred spiral galaxy
Constellation: Coma Berenices
Distance: 40 mly
Right Ascension: 12h 50m 26.5s
Declination: +25° 30´ 00"
Visual Magnitude: 9.3
Apparent Dimension: 10.7´ X 7.6´
Best Month To View: Mar

NGC 4725 is an intermediate barred spiral galaxy about 40 million light-years away in the constellation Coma Berenices. NGC 4725 is a Seyfert Galaxy, suggesting an active galactic nucleus containing a supermassive black hole.