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Observatory Parameters
Nov 24
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
11:43 22:09

Galaxy NGC 2518 Galaxy in Lynx Constellation

Size: 1.2' x 1' Magnitude: 13.0 Also known as CGCG 263-9, MCG 9-14-6, NPM1G +51.0099, PGC 22800, UGC 4221
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Data Sheet

21.8
8h 07m 20s
51º 07' 55''
0.0176
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242 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 2518

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