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Observatory Parameters
Nov 21
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 19:32

Galaxy NGC 942 Galaxy in Cetus Constellation

Size: 2.8' x 1.3' Magnitude: 13.0 Also known as Arp 309, MCG -2-7-18, NPM1G -11.0090, PGC 9458, V V 217
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 942 as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

2h 29m 10s
-10º 50' 08''
S0-a -
207 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 942

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