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Observatory Parameters
May 24
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Gibbous
15:30 03:21

Lenticular Galaxy NGC 1250 Galaxy in Perseus Constellation

Size: 2.1' x 36'' Magnitude: 12.9 Also known as CGCG 540-66, MCG 7-7-40, PGC 12098, UGC 2613
Credit: NGC/IC Project
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Size: 2,000 × 1,253 px
Visual Field: 0.6º
Uploaded by KeesScherer
Size: 2,000 × 1,253 px

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Lenticular Galaxy NGC 1250 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.8
3h 15m 21s
41º 21' 20''
0.0201
S0 - Lenticular
276 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 1250

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