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

Galaxy NGC 1048A Galaxy in Cetus Constellation

Size: 42'' x 24'' Magnitude: 14.5 Also known as MCG -2-7-58, PGC 10137
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Uploaded by tedelaney2009 TX, United States
Size: 3,358 × 2,536 px
Visual Field: 0.2º

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Data Sheet

21.7
2h 40m 35s
-8º 32' 52''
0.0376
SBbc -
518 M light years
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