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Observatory Parameters
Jan 18
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:22 18:53

Spiral Galaxy NGC 2585 Galaxy in Hydra Constellation

Size: 1.8' x 48'' Magnitude: 13.6 Also known as IRAS 08209-0445, MCG -1-22-10, PGC 23537
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Spiral Galaxy NGC 2585 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

8h 23m 26s
-4º 54' 55''
Sb - Spiral
316 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 2585

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