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Observatory Parameters
Jan 17
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
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07:43 17:57

Galaxy NGC 170 Galaxy in Cetus Constellation

Size: 24'' x 18'' Magnitude: 14.4 Also known as CGCG 383-42, MCG 0-2-91, PGC 2195
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 170 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

20.7
0h 36m 45s
1º 53' 11''
0.0142
E-S0 -
196 M light years
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