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Observatory Parameters
Nov 18
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
New Moon
06:49 17:26

Spiral Galaxy NGC 2731 Galaxy in Cancer Constellation

Size: 48'' x 30'' Magnitude: 13.7 Also known as CGCG 33-48, CGCG 61-45, IRAS 08594+0829, MCG 2-23-21, PGC 25376, UGC 4741
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Spiral Galaxy NGC 2731 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

9h 02m 08s
8º 18' 01''
Sc - Spiral
119 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 2731

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