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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Spiral Galaxy NGC 585 Galaxy in Cetus Constellation

Size: 2.2' x 30'' Magnitude: 13.1 Also known as CGCG 386-1, IRAS 01291-0111, MCG 0-5-1, PGC 5688, UGC 1092
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Spiral Galaxy NGC 585 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.8
1h 31m 42s
-0º 55' 58''
0.0181
Sa - Spiral
250 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 585

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