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

Galaxy NGC 717 Galaxy in Andromeda Constellation

Size: 1.3' x 12'' Magnitude: 13.9 Also known as CGCG 522-52, MCG 6-5-41, PGC 7033, UGC 1363
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 717 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

1h 53m 54s
36º 13' 46''
S0-a -
228 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 717

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