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

Galaxy NGC 961 Galaxy in Cetus Constellation

Size: 1.9' x 1.4' Magnitude: 12.8 Also known as NGC 1051, IC 249, MCG -1-7-33, PGC 10172, UGCA 40
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 961 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.5
2h 41m 02s
-6º 56' 07''
0.0043
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59 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 961

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