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

Galaxy NGC 1048B Galaxy in Cetus Constellation

Size: 1' x 18'' Magnitude: 14.5 Also known as NGC 1048, MCG -2-7-62, PGC 10140
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Uploaded by tedelaney2009 TX, United States
Size: 3,358 × 2,536 px
Visual Field: 0.2º

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Galaxy NGC 1048B as seen from Lat. 39.1, Lon. -77.6
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Data Sheet

21.8
2h 40m 37s
-8º 32' 01''
0.0388
SB0-a -
534 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 1048B

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