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Observatory Parameters
Jan 22
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:32 22:49

Galaxy NGC 839 Galaxy in Cetus Constellation

Size: 1.4' x 42'' Magnitude: 13.1 Also known as Arp 318, HCG 16D, IRAS 02072-1025, MCG -2-6-34, PGC 8254
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Credit: NASA, ESA, ESO
Credit: NASA, ESA, Digitized Sky Survey 2 Acknowledgement: Davide De Martin

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Data Sheet

2h 09m 42s
-10º 11' 00''
S0/P -
178 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 839

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