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

Galaxy NGC 2686A Galaxy in Ursa Major Constellation

Size: 30'' x 18'' Magnitude: 14.8 Also known as NGC 2686-1, MCG 8-16-36, PGC 25026, V V 765
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 2686A as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.4
8h 54m 58s
49º 08' 33''
0.0523
C -
720 M light years
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