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Observatory Parameters
Jan 22
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:32 22:49

Barred Lenticular Galaxy NGC 1638 Galaxy in Eridanus Constellation

Size: 1.8' x 1.2' Magnitude: 12.0 Also known as CGCG 393-68, MCG 0-12-69, PGC 15824, UGC 3133
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Barred Lenticular Galaxy NGC 1638 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.5
4h 41m 36s
-1º 48' 29''
0.0111
SB0 - Barred Lenticular
152 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 1638

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