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Observatory Parameters
Jan 20
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 20:49

Elliptical Galaxy NGC 1957 Galaxy in Lepus Constellation

Size: 1.1' x 48'' Magnitude: 13.9 Also known as NPM1G -14.0249, PGC 17427
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Uploaded by tedelaney2009
Size: 3,358 × 2,536 px
Visual Field: 0.2º

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Elliptical Galaxy NGC 1957 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.4
5h 32m 55s
-14º 07' 56''
0.0109
E3 - Elliptical
150 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 1957

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