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Observatory Parameters
Jan 20
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 20:49

Galaxy NGC 2272 Galaxy in Canis Major Constellation

Size: 2.4' x 1.6' Magnitude: 11.5 Also known as ESO 490-33, MCG -5-16-17, PGC 19466
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 2272 as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

6h 42m 41s
-27º 27' 35''
E/SB0 -
98 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 2272

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