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

Galaxy NGC 270 Galaxy in Cetus Constellation

Size: 1.7' x 1.2' Magnitude: 12.9 Also known as MCG -2-3-27, PGC 2938
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 270 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.3
0h 50m 32s
-8º 39' 05''
0.0126
S0-a -
174 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 270

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