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Observatory Parameters
Jan 19
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:58 19:51

Galaxy NGC 2217 Galaxy in Canis Major Constellation

Size: 4.7' x 4.3' Magnitude: 10.7 Also known as ESO 489-42, AM 0619-271, IRAS 06196-2712, MCG -5-15-10, PGC 18883
Credit: ESO

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Galaxy NGC 2217 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

6h 21m 39s
-27º 14' 03''
SB0-a -
74 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 2217

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