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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Spiral Galaxy NGC 1299 Galaxy in Eridanus Constellation

Size: 1.2' x 36'' Magnitude: 13.0 Also known as IRAS 03176-0626, KUG 0317-064, MCG -1-9-28, PGC 12466
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Spiral Galaxy NGC 1299 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

3h 20m 09s
-6º 15' 42''
Sb - Spiral
107 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 1299

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