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Observatory Parameters
Jan 17
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
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07:43 17:57

Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 2543 Galaxy in Lynx Constellation

Size: 2.3' x 1.2' Magnitude: 11.9 Also known as IC 2232, CGCG 178-35, IRAS 08096+3624, KCPG 157, KUG 0809+364B, MCG 6-18-14, PGC 23028, UGC 4273
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 2543 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

8h 12m 57s
36º 15' 13''
SBb - Barred Spiral
114 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 2543

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