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Observatory Parameters
Jan 20
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 20:49

Lenticular Galaxy NGC 502 Galaxy in Pisces Constellation

Size: 1.1' x 1' Magnitude: 12.8 Also known as ARAK 38, CGCG 411-40, MCG 1-4-43, PGC 5034, UGC 922
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Lenticular Galaxy NGC 502 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.5
1h 22m 55s
9º 02' 57''
0.0083
S0 - Lenticular
114 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 502

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