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Observatory Parameters
Nov 22
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:18 20:21

Galaxy NGC 2263 Galaxy in Canis Major Constellation

Size: 2.6' x 2' Magnitude: 11.9 Also known as ESO 490-19, IRAS 06364-2448, MCG -4-16-14, PGC 19355
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 2263 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.3
6h 38m 28s
-24º 50' 55''
0.0092
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126 M light years
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