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Observatory Parameters
Jan 18
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:22 18:53

Galaxy M 77 Galaxy in Cetus Constellation

Size: 7.1' x 6' Magnitude: 8.9 Also known as NGC 1068, 3C 71, Arp 37, CGCG 388-98, IRAS 02401-0013, KUG 0240-002, MCG 0-7-83, PGC 10266, UGC 2188
Credit: NASA, ESA & A. van der Hoeven
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Galaxy M 77 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.6
2h 42m 40s
-0º 00' 46''
0.0038
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52 M light years
Last visited objects: M 77

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