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Observatory Parameters
Jan 16
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
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06:59 17:03
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Galaxy NGC 2786 Galaxy in Cancer Constellation

Size: 54'' x 36'' Magnitude: 13.3 Also known as ARAK 197, CGCG 62-8, IRAS 09108+1238, MCG 2-24-2, PGC 26008, UGC 4861
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 2786 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.3
9h 13m 35s
12º 26' 26''
0.0161
Sa R -
221 M light years
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