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Observatory Parameters
Apr 20
Lat. 39.1, Lon. -77.6
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:07 00:00

Galaxy NGC 1636 Galaxy in Eridanus Constellation

Size: 1.2' x 54'' Magnitude: 13.0 Also known as IRAS 04382-0842, MCG -1-12-42, PGC 15800
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 1636 as seen from Lat. 39.1, Lon. -77.6
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Data Sheet

21.7
4h 40m 40s
-8º 36' 27''
0.0139
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191 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 1636

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