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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Spiral Galaxy NGC 950 Galaxy in Cetus Constellation

Size: 1.3' x 48'' Magnitude: 13.8 Also known as MCG -2-7-21, PGC 9461
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Data Sheet

22.5
2h 29m 11s
-11º 01' 29''
0.0157
Sb - Spiral
216 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 950

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