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Observatory Parameters
Jan 18
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:22 18:53

Galaxy NGC 1738 Galaxy in Lepus Constellation

Size: 1.3' x 42'' Magnitude: 12.9 Also known as ESO 552-49, IRAS 04595-1813, MCG -3-13-54, PGC 16585
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 1738 as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

5h 01m 46s
-18º 09' 26''
SBbc -
180 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 1738

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