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Galaxy NGC 2426

Galaxy in Lynx constellation (The Lynx). Also known as CGCG 262-22, MCG 9-13-38, PGC 21648, UGC 3977, V V 284.
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1.1' x 1.1'
13.1
13.3
7h 43m 18s
52º 19' 04''
0.0189
E0 - Elliptical
261 M light years

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