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Observatory Parameters
Nov 21
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 19:32

Lenticular Galaxy NGC 498 Galaxy in Pisces Constellation

Size: 30'' x 30'' Magnitude: 14.3 Also known as MCG 5-4-37, NPM1G +33.0043, PGC 5059
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

21.4
1h 23m 11s
33º 29' 24''
0.0205
S0 - Lenticular
283 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 498

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