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Observatory Parameters
Jan 18
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:22 18:53

Elliptical Galaxy NGC 1283 Galaxy in Perseus Constellation

Size: 42'' x 36'' Magnitude: 13.6 Also known as CGCG 540-110, MCG 7-7-69, PGC 12478, UGC 2676
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Uploaded by astroeyes Weymouth, United Kingdom
Size: 1,329 × 1,021 px
Visual Field: 0.2º

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Elliptical Galaxy NGC 1283 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.3
3h 20m 15s
41º 23' 55''
0.0224
E1 - Elliptical
309 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 1283

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