The galaxy NGC 4402 belongs to the Hubble class Sb. The classification is uncertain because the galaxy is seen almost edge-on. Its disk is inclined by 74° with respect to the sky plane. This galaxy has a distance median value of 15.2 Mpc.

6.2 cm

Total Intensity at 6.2 cm (4.86 GHz), VLA, Resolution 18", Vollmer et al. 2007

NGC 4402 6.2 cm 18" I

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