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Observatory Parameters
Jan 22
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:32 22:49

Lenticular Galaxy NGC 318 Galaxy in Pisces Constellation

Size: 30'' x 18'' Magnitude: 14.4 Also known as CGCG 501-54, NPM1G +30.0032, PGC 3465
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Lenticular Galaxy NGC 318 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.0
0h 58m 05s
30º 25' 34''
0.0177
S0 - Lenticular
244 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 318

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