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Observatory Parameters
Jan 19
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:58 19:51

Galaxy NGC 1023 Galaxy in Perseus Constellation

Size: 7.4' x 2.5' Magnitude: 9.4 Also known as Arp 135, CGCG 523-83, MCG 6-6-73, PGC 10123, UGC 2154
Credit: NGC/IC Project
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Visual Field: 1.1º
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Visual Field: 1.1º
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Visual Field: 0.4º

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Data Sheet

21.2
2h 40m 24s
39º 03' 47''
0.0021
E/SB0 -
29 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 1023

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