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Observatory Parameters
Jan 17
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07:43 17:57

Galaxy NGC 1591 Galaxy in Eridanus Constellation

Size: 1.2' x 48'' Magnitude: 12.9 Also known as ESO 484-25, IRAS 04274-2649, MCG -4-11-15, PGC 15276
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 1591 as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

4h 29m 30s
-26º 42' 46''
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189 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 1591

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