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

Galaxy NGC 966 Galaxy in Cetus Constellation

Size: 1' x 54'' Magnitude: 13.2 Also known as ESO 545-30, MCG -3-7-29, PGC 9626
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Data Sheet

21.7
2h 31m 47s
-19º 52' 53''
0.0337
E-S0 -
464 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 966

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