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Observatory Parameters
Jan 19
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:58 19:51

Galaxy NGC 2740 Galaxy in Ursa Major Constellation

Size: 1' x 54'' Magnitude: 14.0 Also known as CGCG 264-60, KCPG 185B, MCG 9-15-86, PGC 25531
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Data Sheet

22.5
9h 06m 05s
51º 44' 07''
0.0295
Sab -
407 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 2740

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