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Last visited objects: NGC 2623
Credit: NASA, ESA and A. Evans (Stony Brook University, New York, University of Virginia & National Radio Astronomy Observatory, Charlottesville, USA)

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Galaxy NGC 2623

Galaxy in Cancer constellation (The Crab). Also known as Arp 243, CGCG 120-15, IRAS 08354+2555, MCG 4-21-9, PGC 24288, UGC 4509, V V 79.
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2.4' x 42''
13.4
13.8
8h 38m 24s
25º 45' 17''
0.0185
Sb/P
255 M light years

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