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Observatory Parameters
Feb 18
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:36 20:44

Great Barred Spiral Galaxy · NGC 1365 Galaxy in Fornax Constellation

Size: 11' x 6.2' Magnitude: 9.6 Also known as ESO 358-17, FCC 121, IRAS 03317-3618, MCG -6-8-26, PGC 13179, V V 825
Uploaded by GazStro VIC, Australia
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Visual Field: 0.5º
ISO: 400
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Visual Field: 0.5º
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Data Sheet

3h 33m 36s
-36º 08' 27''
SBb - Barred Spiral
75 M light years
Last visited objects: Great Barred Spiral Galaxy

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