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Observatory Parameters
Jan 16
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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06:59 17:03
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Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 278 Galaxy in Cassiopeia Constellation

Size: 2.1' x 2' Magnitude: 10.8 Also known as CGCG 550-16, IRAS 00492+4716, MCG 8-2-16, PGC 3051, UGC 528
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Uploaded by tedelaney2009
Size: 3,358 × 2,536 px
Visual Field: 0.2º

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Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 278 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.0
0h 52m 04s
47º 33' 03''
0.0021
SBb - Barred Spiral
29 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 278

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