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Observatory Parameters
Nov 23
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
11:02 21:14

Elliptical Galaxy NGC 938 Galaxy in Aries Constellation

Size: 1.6' x 1.2' Magnitude: 12.4 Also known as CGCG 462-17, MCG 3-7-17, PGC 9423, UGC 1947
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Data Sheet

2h 28m 33s
20º 17' 02''
E3 - Elliptical
189 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 938

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