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Observatory Parameters
Mar 19
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:41 21:42

Galaxy NGC 1166 Galaxy in Aries Constellation

Size: 1' x 1' Magnitude: 14.0 Also known as CGCG 440-41, IRAS 02579+1138, KCPG 85A, MCG 2-8-46, PGC 11372, UGC 2471
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 1166 as seen from Leesburg
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Data Sheet

3h 00m 34s
11º 50' 34''
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354 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 1166

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