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Observatory Parameters
Nov 19
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
New Moon
07:46 18:04

Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 797 Galaxy in Andromeda Constellation

Size: 1.6' x 1.3' Magnitude: 12.7 Also known as 5ZW 170, CGCG 522-105, MCG 6-5-78, NPM1G +37.0077, PGC 7832, UGC 1541, V V 428
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 797 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

2h 03m 27s
38º 07' 03''
SBa - Barred Spiral
260 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 797

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