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Galaxy NGC 431

Galaxy in Andromeda constellation (Daughter of Cassiopeia). Also known as CGCG 501-132, CGCG 502-8, MCG 5-4-2, PGC 4437, UGC 776.
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1.4' x 54''
12.9
13.0
1h 14m 04s
33º 42' 18''
0.0191
SB0 - Barred Lenticular
263 M light years

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