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Observatory Parameters
Jan 20
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 20:49

Spiral Galaxy NGC 1517 Galaxy in Taurus Constellation

Size: 1.1' x 1' Magnitude: 13.4 Also known as CGCG 418-13, IRAS 04064+0831, PGC 14564, UGC 2970
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Spiral Galaxy NGC 1517 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.1
4h 09m 11s
8º 38' 55''
0.0116
Sc - Spiral
160 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 1517

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