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Observatory Parameters
Jan 20
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 20:49

Galaxy NGC 1174 Galaxy in Perseus Constellation

Size: 3.2' x 1.2' Magnitude: 11.4 Also known as NGC 1186, CGCG 540-34, IRAS 03022+4238, MCG 7-7-21, PGC 11617, UGC 2521
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 1174 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

3h 05m 30s
42º 50' 08''
SBbc -
126 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 1174

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