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Herschel Catalog

Herschel 259 (NGC 4559)

Herschel 259 (NGC 4559) is a galaxy located within the constellation Coma Berenices. Herschel 259 is best viewed during Spring, is magnitude 9.9, and can be viewed with large binoculars.

Herschel 259 is also listed in the Caldwell catalog as object C36.

      1. Herschel #:
      2. 259
      1. NGC:
      2. 4559
      1. Name:
      1. Type:
      2. galaxy
      1. Caldwell reference:
      2. C36
      1. Magnitude:
      2. 9.9
      1. Season:
      2. Spring
      1. RA:
      2. 12h 36.0m
      1. Dec:
      2. +27° 58'

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