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Observatory Parameters
Nov 20
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:39 18:46

Galaxy NGC 1568 Galaxy in Eridanus Constellation

Size: 30'' x 24'' Magnitude: 14.0 Also known as NGC 1568A, 2ZW 10, CGCG 393-16, MCG 0-12-26, PGC 15034, UGC 3031, V V 809
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 1568 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

20.9
4h 24m 20s
-0º 44' 17''
0.0154
S0-a -
213 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 1568

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