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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Galaxy NGC 959 Galaxy in Triangulum Constellation

Size: 2.3' x 1.4' Magnitude: 12.4 Also known as CGCG 523-55, IRAS 02293+3516, KUG 0229+352, MCG 6-6-51, PGC 9665, UGC 2002
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 959 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

2h 32m 23s
35º 29' 41''
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27 M light years
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