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Observatory Parameters
Nov 25
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
12:19 23:07

Galaxy NGC 531 Galaxy in Andromeda Constellation

Size: 1.8' x 30'' Magnitude: 13.8 Also known as CGCG 521-24, HCG 10C, MCG 6-4-20, PGC 5340, UGC 1012
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 531 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

1h 26m 18s
34º 45' 14''
SB0-a -
214 M light years
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