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Observatory Parameters
Jan 20
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 20:49

Elliptical Galaxy NGC 1293 Galaxy in Perseus Constellation

Size: 54'' x 54'' Magnitude: 13.4 Also known as CGCG 540-116, MCG 7-7-75, NPM1G +41.0114, PGC 12597
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Elliptical Galaxy NGC 1293 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.8
3h 21m 36s
41º 23' 36''
0.0139
E0 - Elliptical
192 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 1293

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