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Observatory Parameters
Dec 15
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waning Crescent
04:43 15:27

Spiral Galaxy NGC 921 Galaxy in Cetus Constellation

Size: 1.4' x 36'' Magnitude: 14.3 Also known as MCG -3-7-15, PGC 9287
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Spiral Galaxy NGC 921 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.7
2h 26m 33s
-15º 50' 50''
0.0229
Sc - Spiral
315 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 921

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