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Observatory Parameters
Jan 19
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:58 19:51

Galaxy NGC 2638 Galaxy in Lynx Constellation

Size: 1.7' x 36'' Magnitude: 12.8 Also known as CGCG 179-18, MCG 6-19-16, PGC 24453, UGC 4534
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 2638 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.4
8h 42m 25s
37º 13' 14''
0.0127
S0-a -
175 M light years
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