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Observatory Parameters
Jan 17
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
New Moon
07:43 17:57

Galaxy NGC 846 Galaxy in Andromeda Constellation

Size: 1.9' x 1.7' Magnitude: 12.1 Also known as NGC 847, CGCG 538-32, IRAS 02090+4420, MCG 7-5-24, PGC 8430, UGC 1688
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 846 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

2h 12m 12s
44º 34' 04''
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235 M light years
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