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Observatory Parameters
Jan 19
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:58 19:51

Lenticular Galaxy NGC 1316C Galaxy in Fornax Constellation

Size: 1.6' x 42'' Magnitude: 13.4 Also known as ESO 357-27, FCC 33, MCG -6-8-12, PGC 12769
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Lenticular Galaxy NGC 1316C as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.2
3h 24m 58s
-37º 00' 33''
0.0060
S0 - Lenticular
83 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 1316C

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