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Observatory Parameters
Jan 19
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:58 19:51

Elliptical Galaxy NGC 909 Galaxy in Andromeda Constellation

Size: 54'' x 54'' Magnitude: 13.7 Also known as CGCG 539-16, MCG 7-6-13, NPM1G +41.0066, PGC 9197, UGC 1872
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Uploaded by Cristian_Mari
Size: 3,060 × 2,235 px
Visual Field: 0.6º
Uploaded by djastro
Size: 3,060 × 2,235 px
Visual Field: 0.6º

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Data Sheet

2h 25m 22s
42º 02' 09''
E0 - Elliptical
229 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 909

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