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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

The Box Galaxy in Coma Berenices Constellation

Size: 2.8' Magnitude: 11.1 Members: NGC 4169, NGC 4173, NGC 4174, NGC 4175
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Uploaded by ricktobey Texas, United States
Size: 2,894 × 1,970 px
Visual Field: 0.2º
Uploaded by dav2267
Size: 3,405 × 1,920 px
Visual Field: 6.8º
Uploaded by dav2267
Size: 3,405 × 1,920 px
Uploaded by Northern Nights
Size: 4,916 × 3,188 px
Visual Field: 3.7º
Uploaded by astroeyes Weymouth, United Kingdom
Size: 1,365 × 1,021 px
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Hourly Elevation Jan 21

The Box as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

12h 12m 24s
29º 10' 29''
Last visited objects: The Box

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