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Observatory Parameters
Nov 18
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06:49 17:26

Lenticular Galaxy NGC 517 Galaxy in Pisces Constellation

Size: 1.4' x 30'' Magnitude: 12.5 Also known as ARAK 43, CGCG 502-79, MCG 5-4-54, PGC 5214, UGC 960, V V 36
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Lenticular Galaxy NGC 517 as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

1h 24m 43s
33º 25' 44''
S0 - Lenticular
193 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 517

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