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Observatory Parameters
Nov 22
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:18 20:21

Galaxy NGC 1116 Galaxy in Aries Constellation

Size: 1.4' x 18'' Magnitude: 14.3 Also known as CGCG 440-21, MCG 2-8-17, PGC 10781, UGC 2326
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Data Sheet

22.0
2h 50m 35s
13º 20' 06''
0.0254
Sab -
350 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 1116

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