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Observatory Parameters
Nov 22
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:18 20:21

Spiral Galaxy NGC 1006 Galaxy in Cetus Constellation

Size: 48'' x 48'' Magnitude: 14.1 Also known as NGC 1010, IRAS 02351-1114, KUG 0235-112A, MCG -2-7-44, PGC 9949
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Data Sheet

22.2
2h 37m 34s
-11º 01' 31''
0.0153
Sc - Spiral
211 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 1006

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