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Observatory Parameters
Mar 24
Lat. 39.1, Lon. -77.6
Clouds: Seeing:
First Quarter
12:12 02:04

Lenticular Galaxy NGC 1273 Galaxy in Perseus Constellation

Size: 48'' x 42'' Magnitude: 13.2 Also known as CGCG 540-99, MCG 7-7-59, PGC 12396
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Uploaded by astroeyes Weymouth, United Kingdom
Size: 1,329 × 1,021 px
Visual Field: 0.2º

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Lenticular Galaxy NGC 1273 as seen from Lat. 39.1, Lon. -77.6
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Data Sheet

3h 19m 26s
41º 32' 24''
S0 - Lenticular
248 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 1273

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