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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 496 Galaxy in Pisces Constellation

Size: 1.6' x 54'' Magnitude: 13.4 Also known as CGCG 502-60, IRAS 01203+3316, KUG 0120+332A, MCG 5-4-36, PGC 5061, UGC 927
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Uploaded by tedelaney2009 TX, United States
Size: 3,358 × 2,536 px
Visual Field: 0.2º

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Data Sheet

22.4
1h 23m 11s
33º 31' 41''
0.0200
Sbc - Barred Spiral
276 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 496

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