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Observatory Parameters
Nov 24
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
11:43 22:09

Lenticular Galaxy NGC 311 Galaxy in Pisces Constellation

Size: 1.5' x 48'' Magnitude: 13.0 Also known as CGCG 501-49, MCG 5-3-28, PGC 3434, UGC 592
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Lenticular Galaxy NGC 311 as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

0h 57m 32s
30º 16' 48''
S0 - Lenticular
233 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 311

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