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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 1089 Galaxy in Eridanus Constellation

Size: 54'' x 48'' Magnitude: 13.5 Also known as MCG -3-8-20, NPM1G -15.0147, PGC 10481
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Elliptical Galaxy NGC 1089 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.8
2h 46m 10s
-15º 04' 25''
0.0270
E1 - Elliptical
372 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 1089

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