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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 1578 Galaxy in Dorado Constellation

Size: 1.2' x 1.1' Magnitude: 13.1 Also known as ESO 202-14, AM 0422-514, FAIR 771, IRAS 04224-5142, PGC 15025
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Spiral Galaxy NGC 1578 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.0
4h 23m 46s
-51º 35' 58''
0.0206
Sa - Spiral
284 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 1578

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