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Observatory Parameters
Dec 14
Clouds: Seeing:
Waning Crescent
03:46 14:54

Galaxy NGC 2779 Galaxy in Lynx Constellation

Size: 42'' x 36'' Magnitude: 15.0 Also known as CGCG 180-55, MCG 6-20-44, PGC 25958
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 2779 as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

9h 12m 28s
35º 03' 14''
SB0-a -
97 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 2779

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