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

Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 1073 Galaxy in Cetus Constellation

Size: 4.9' x 4.3' Magnitude: 11.0 Also known as CGCG 389-2, IRAS 02411+0109, MCG 0-8-1, PGC 10329, UGC 2210
Credit: NASA & ESA
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Size: 1,440 × 945 px
Visual Field: 0.6º
Credit: NASA & ESA
Credit: NASA, ESA, Digitized Sky Survey 2 (Acknowledgement: Davide De Martin)

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Data Sheet

22.9
2h 43m 40s
1º 22' 33''
0.0040
SBc - Barred Spiral
55 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 1073

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