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Observatory Parameters
Jan 23
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
11:04 23:52

Galaxy NGC 1230 Galaxy in Eridanus Constellation

Size: 36'' x 12'' Magnitude: 14.4 Also known as ESO 480-34, AM 0306-231, Arp 332, MCG -4-8-27, PGC 11743, V V 337
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 1230 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

20.7
3h 08m 16s
-22º 59' 01''
0.0360
SB0/P -
496 M light years
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