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Observatory Parameters
Jan 19
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:58 19:51

Galaxy NGC 975 Galaxy in Cetus Constellation

Size: 1.1' x 48'' Magnitude: 13.1 Also known as CGCG 414-17, MCG 1-7-9, PGC 9735, UGC 2030
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 975 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

2h 33m 22s
9º 36' 06''
S0-a -
279 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 975

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