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Galaxy NGC 640

Galaxy in Cetus constellation (The Whale). Also known as MCG -2-5-31, PGC 6130.
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Data Sheet

42'' x 30''
14.4
12.8
1h 39m 24s
-9º 24' 03''
0.0251
Sa - Spiral
346 M light years

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