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Observatory Parameters
Jan 20
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 20:49

Lenticular Galaxy NGC 2556 Galaxy in Cancer Constellation

Size: 24'' x 12'' Magnitude: 14.5 Also known as CGCG 119-45, NPM1G +21.0177, PGC 23325
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Lenticular Galaxy NGC 2556 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

20.4
8h 19m 00s
20º 56' 15''
0.0155
S0 - Lenticular
213 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 2556

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