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Observatory Parameters
Nov 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 19:32

Galaxy NGC 2295 Galaxy in Canis Major Constellation

Size: 2.1' x 36'' Magnitude: 12.5 Also known as ESO 490-47, CGMW 2-34, MCG -4-16-21, PGC 19607, V V 178
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 2295 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.4
6h 47m 23s
-26º 44' 09''
0.0054
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75 M light years
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