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Observatory Parameters
Apr 20
Lat. 39.1, Lon. -77.6
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:07 00:00

Galaxy NGC 1005 Galaxy in Perseus Constellation

Size: 1' x 48'' Magnitude: 13.8 Also known as CGCG 539-71, MCG 7-6-52, PGC 10062
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 1005 as seen from Lat. 39.1, Lon. -77.6
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Data Sheet

22.2
2h 39m 27s
41º 29' 35''
0.0144
E-S0 -
198 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 1005

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