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Observatory Parameters
May 21
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
12:12 01:32

Spiral Galaxy NGC 1064 Galaxy in Cetus Constellation

Size: 1.1' x 1' Magnitude: 14.3 Also known as MCG -2-7-71, PGC 10249
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Data Sheet

23.0
2h 42m 23s
-9º 21' 45''
0.0309
Sc - Spiral
425 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 1064

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“We find, therefore, under this orderly arrangement, a wonderful symmetry in the Universe, and a definite relation of harmony in the motion and magnitude of the orbs, of a kind that is not possible to obtain in any other way.” Johannes Kepler, The Harmonies of the World, 1619
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