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

Spiral Galaxy NGC 1262 Galaxy in Eridanus Constellation

Size: 54'' x 42'' Magnitude: 14.2 Also known as IRAS 03132-1604, MCG -3-9-14, PGC 12107
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Spiral Galaxy NGC 1262 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

3h 15m 33s
-15º 52' 48''
Sc - Spiral
1,593 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 1262

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