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Nov 17
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Spiral Galaxy NGC 748 Galaxy in Cetus Constellation

Size: 2.3' x 1.1' Magnitude: 12.6 Also known as IRAS 01538-0442, MCG -1-6-4, PGC 7259
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Spiral Galaxy NGC 748 as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

1h 56m 21s
-4º 28' 01''
Sb - Spiral
244 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 748

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