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Observatory Parameters
Jan 20
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 20:49

Galaxy NGC 2686B Galaxy in Ursa Major Constellation

Size: 18'' x 12'' Magnitude: 16.2 Also known as NGC 2686-2, MCG 8-16-37, PGC 25025, V V 765
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 2686B as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

8h 55m 00s
49º 08' 32''
C -
317 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 2686B

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