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Observatory Parameters
Jan 19
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:58 19:51

Elliptical Galaxy NGC 2508 Galaxy in Canis Minor Constellation

Size: 1.4' x 1.1' Magnitude: 12.7 Also known as CGCG 59-18, MCG 2-21-4, PGC 22528, UGC 4174
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Elliptical Galaxy NGC 2508 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.8
8h 01m 57s
8º 33' 07''
0.0146
E2 - Elliptical
201 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 2508

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