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

Galaxy NGC 500 Galaxy in Pisces Constellation

Size: 48'' x 36'' Magnitude: 14.2 Also known as CGCG 411-39, MCG 1-4-40, NPM1G +05.0056, PGC 5013
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Data Sheet

22.0
1h 22m 39s
5º 23' 16''
0.0411
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566 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 500

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