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

Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 1001 Galaxy in Perseus Constellation

Size: 42'' x 18'' Magnitude: 14.8 Also known as CGCG 539-69, MCG 7-6-50, PGC 10050
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 1001 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.7
2h 39m 12s
41º 40' 17''
0.0155
Sbc - Barred Spiral
214 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 1001

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