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Observatory Parameters
Nov 22
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:18 20:21

Spiral Galaxy NGC 1086 Galaxy in Perseus Constellation

Size: 1.5' x 1' Magnitude: 12.8 Also known as CGCG 539-101, IRAS 02447+4102, MCG 7-6-71, PGC 10587, UGC 2258
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Spiral Galaxy NGC 1086 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.9
2h 47m 56s
41º 14' 47''
0.0135
Sc - Spiral
186 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 1086

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