Galaxy UGC 3946
Galaxy in constellation Canis Minor (The Little Dog).
1.3' x 42''78.0000
7h 37m 59s7.63333321
3º 17' 59''3.29999995
Maximum altitude: 54.3 degrees at 03:20 hours
Best period for observing at
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Nov 27 — SPACE.com
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