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Observatory Parameters
Nov 18
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
New Moon
06:49 17:26

Galaxy NGC 1387 Galaxy in Fornax Constellation

Size: 2.8' x 2.6' Magnitude: 10.7 Also known as ESO 358-36, FCC 184, IRAS 03350-3540, MCG -6-9-7, PGC 13344
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 1387 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.5
3h 36m 57s
-35º 30' 20''
0.0043
E/SB0 -
60 M light years
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