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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Elliptical Galaxy M 32 Galaxy in Andromeda Constellation

Size: 8.5' x 6.5' Magnitude: 8.1 Also known as NGC 221, ARAK 12, Arp 168, CGCG 535-16, IRAS 00399+4035, MCG 7-2-15, PGC 2555, UGC 452
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Data Sheet

0h 42m 41s
40º 51' 56''
E2 - Elliptical
2.5 M light years
Last visited objects: M 32

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