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Observatory Parameters
Nov 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 19:32

Galaxy NGC 478 Galaxy in Cetus Constellation

Size: 54'' x 42'' Magnitude: 13.9 Also known as ESO 476-3, AM 0117-223, IRAS 01177-2238, MCG -4-4-5, PGC 4803, V V 398
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 478 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

1h 20m 08s
-22º 22' 41''
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313 M light years
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