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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Lenticular Galaxy NGC 1118 Galaxy in Eridanus Constellation

Size: 2.2' x 42'' Magnitude: 13.2 Also known as IRAS 02475-1222, MCG -2-8-11, PGC 10748
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Data Sheet

22.3
2h 49m 58s
-12º 09' 50''
0.0139
S0 - Lenticular
191 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 1118

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