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Observatory Parameters
Apr 21
Lat. 39.1, Lon. -77.6
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
11:05 01:00

Galaxy NGC 1018 Galaxy in Cetus Constellation

Size: 1' x 36'' Magnitude: 14.8 Also known as MCG -2-7-48, PGC 9986
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 1018 as seen from Lat. 39.1, Lon. -77.6
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Data Sheet

22.9
2h 38m 10s
-9º 32' 38''
0.0441
SB0-a -
608 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 1018

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