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Observatory Parameters
Dec 16
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waning Crescent
05:40 16:04

Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 2540 Galaxy in Cancer Constellation

Size: 1.3' x 54'' Magnitude: 13.5 Also known as CGCG 149-4, IRAS 08097+2630, KUG 0809+265, MCG 5-20-4, PGC 23017, UGC 4275
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 2540 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

8h 12m 46s
26º 21' 41''
SBc - Barred Spiral
290 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 2540

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