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Observatory Parameters
Jan 17
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
New Moon
07:43 17:57

Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 2283 Galaxy in Canis Major Constellation

Size: 3.6' x 2.7' Magnitude: 11.5 Also known as ESO 557-13, CGMW 1-369, IRAS 06436-1809, MCG -3-18-2, PGC 19562
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 2283 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.6
6h 45m 52s
-18º 12' 36''
0.0028
SBc - Barred Spiral
38 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 2283

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