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

Spiral Galaxy NGC 236 Galaxy in Pisces Constellation

Size: 1.2' x 1' Magnitude: 13.5 Also known as CGCG 383-80, IRAS 00409+0241, MCG 0-3-1, PGC 2596, UGC 462
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Spiral Galaxy NGC 236 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

0h 43m 27s
2º 57' 28''
Sc - Spiral
259 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 236

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