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12:42 00:00

Galaxy NGC 985 Galaxy in Cetus Constellation

Size: 1' x 54'' Magnitude: 13.4 Also known as IRAS 02321-0900, KUG 0232-090, MCG -2-7-35, Mrk 1048, PGC 9817, V V 285
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Data Sheet

21.9
2h 34m 37s
-8º 47' 05''
0.0431
Ring/P
594 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 985