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Observatory Parameters
Jan 19
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:58 19:51

Galaxy NGC 1300 Galaxy in Eridanus Constellation

Size: 6.2' x 4.1' Magnitude: 10.4 Also known as ESO 547-31, IRAS 03174-1935, MCG -3-9-18, PGC 12412, UGCA 66
Credit: NASA, ESA, and The Hubble Heritage Team STScI/AURA)
Uploaded by tedelaney2009 TX, United States
Size: 3,358 × 2,536 px
Visual Field: 0.2º
Credit: ESO/P. Grosbøl
Credit: ESO/P. Grosbøl

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Data Sheet

3h 19m 40s
-19º 24' 40''
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72 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 1300

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