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Observatory Parameters
Nov 21
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 19:32

Spiral Galaxy NGC 2290 Galaxy in Gemini Constellation

Size: 1.2' x 42'' Magnitude: 13.2 Also known as CGCG 175-19, MCG 6-15-12, PGC 19718, UGC 3562
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Uploaded by astroeyes Weymouth, United Kingdom
Size: 640 × 476 px

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Data Sheet

21.6
6h 50m 56s
33º 26' 15''
0.0168
Sa - Spiral
232 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 2290

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