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Observatory Parameters
Nov 23
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
11:02 21:14

Galaxy NGC 2490 Galaxy in Gemini Constellation

Size: 36'' x 24'' Magnitude: 14.6 Also known as CGCG 148-78, MCG 5-19-27, PGC 22382
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 2490 as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

7h 59m 17s
27º 04' 40''
C -
311 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 2490

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