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Observatory Parameters
Feb 24
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Gibbous
12:22 02:05

Galaxy NGC 1612 Galaxy in Eridanus Constellation

Size: 1.3' x 1' Magnitude: 13.4 Also known as IRAS 04307-0416, MCG -1-12-30, NPM1G -04.0200, PGC 15507
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 1612 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

4h 33m 13s
-4º 10' 19''
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233 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 1612

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