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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Elliptical Galaxy NGC 1066 Galaxy in Triangulum Constellation

Size: 1.7' x 1.6' Magnitude: 13.3 Also known as CGCG 505-44, IRAS 02407+3217, MCG 5-7-42, NPM1G +32.0112, PGC 10338, UGC 2203
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Elliptical Galaxy NGC 1066 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

2h 43m 49s
32º 28' 31''
E1 - Elliptical
200 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 1066

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