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

Elliptical Galaxy NGC 2663 Galaxy in Pyxis Constellation

Size: 3.5' x 2.4' Magnitude: 10.6 Also known as ESO 371-14, MCG -6-20-1, PGC 24590
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Elliptical Galaxy NGC 2663 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.5
8h 45m 08s
-33º 47' 41''
0.0070
E3 - Elliptical
97 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 2663

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