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Observatory Parameters
Jan 20
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 20:49

Spiral Galaxy NGC 982 Galaxy in Andromeda Constellation

Size: 1.5' x 36'' Magnitude: 12.5 Also known as CGCG 539-56, IRAS 02322+4039, MCG 7-6-39, PGC 9838, UGC 2066
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Spiral Galaxy NGC 982 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.0
2h 35m 24s
40º 52' 10''
0.0191
Sa - Spiral
264 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 982

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