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Observatory Parameters
Jan 19
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:58 19:51

Galaxy NGC 749 Galaxy in Fornax Constellation

Size: 1.9' x 1.4' Magnitude: 12.2 Also known as ESO 414-11, IRAS 01534-3009, MCG -5-5-23, PGC 7191
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 749 as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

1h 55m 40s
-29º 55' 19''
SB0-a -
200 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 749

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