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Observatory Parameters
Nov 17
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
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Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 768 Galaxy in Cetus Constellation

Size: 1.7' x 48'' Magnitude: 13.2 Also known as CGCG 387-18, IRAS 01561+0017, KCPG 49A, KUG 0156+002, MCG 0-6-16, PGC 7465, UGC 1457
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 768 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

1h 58m 40s
0º 31' 44''
Sbc - Barred Spiral
323 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 768

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