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Observatory Parameters
Jan 22
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:32 22:49

Lenticular Galaxy NGC 1239 Galaxy in Eridanus Constellation

Size: 1.2' x 36'' Magnitude: 13.6 Also known as MCG -1-9-12, NPM1G -02.0104, PGC 11869
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Lenticular Galaxy NGC 1239 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.9
3h 10m 53s
-2º 33' 09''
0.0288
S0 - Lenticular
397 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 1239

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