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Observatory Parameters
Jan 20
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 20:49

Galaxy NGC 2730 Galaxy in Cancer Constellation

Size: 1.7' x 1.3' Magnitude: 13.0 Also known as CGCG 90-57, IRAS 08594+1702, MCG 3-23-28, PGC 25384, UGC 4743
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 2730 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.5
9h 02m 15s
16º 50' 17''
0.0128
SBdm -
176 M light years
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