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Observatory Parameters
Nov 20
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:39 18:46

Galaxy NGC 2640 Galaxy in Carina Constellation

Size: 2.2' x 1.9' Magnitude: 11.1 Also known as ESO 165-2, IRAS 08360-5456, PGC 24229
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Data Sheet

21.3
8h 37m 24s
-55º 07' 25''
0.0035
E/SB0 -
48 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 2640

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