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Observatory Parameters
Nov 22
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:18 20:21

Galaxy NGC 503 Galaxy in Pisces Constellation

Size: 54'' x 42'' Magnitude: 14.1 Also known as CGCG 502-65, MCG 5-4-40, NPM1G +33.0045, PGC 5086
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Uploaded by tedelaney2009 TX, United States
Size: 3,358 × 2,536 px
Visual Field: 0.2º
Uploaded by tedelaney2009 TX, United States
Size: 3,358 × 2,536 px
Visual Field: 0.2º

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Data Sheet

22.2
1h 23m 28s
33º 19' 55''
0.0198
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272 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 503

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