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Observatory Parameters
Jan 18
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:22 18:53

Galaxy NGC 1631 Galaxy in Eridanus Constellation

Size: 1.5' x 54'' Magnitude: 13.3 Also known as ESO 551-21, IRAS 04362-2045, MCG -3-12-17, PGC 15705
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 1631 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.3
4h 38m 24s
-20º 39' 01''
0.0310
SB0-a -
427 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 1631

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