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Observatory Parameters
Nov 24
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
11:43 22:09

Galaxy NGC 161 Galaxy in Cetus Constellation

Size: 30'' x 12'' Magnitude: 15.0 Also known as IC 1557, MCG -1-2-36, MCG -1-2-37, NPM1G -03.0032, NPM1G -03.0033, PGC 2130, PGC 2131
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 161 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.1
0h 35m 34s
-2º 52' 32''
0.0202
S -
279 M light years
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