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Galaxy NGC 2179

Galaxy in Lepus constellation (The Hare). Also known as ESO 555-38, IRAS 06059-2144, MCG -4-15-11, PGC 18453.
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1.1' x 54''
12.3
12.9
6h 08m 02s
-21º 44' 45''
0.0096
SB0-a
132 M light years

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Mar 29
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