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Galaxy NGC 2540

Galaxy in Cancer constellation (The Crab). Also known as CGCG 149-4, IRAS 08097+2630, KUG 0809+265, MCG 5-20-4, PGC 23017, UGC 4275.
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1.3' x 54''
8h 12m 46s
26º 21' 41''
0.0210
13.50
13.50
SBc - Barred Spiral
290 M light years

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Late February

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