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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Galaxy NGC 2799 Galaxy in Lynx Constellation

Size: 1.9' x 30'' Magnitude: 13.7 Also known as Arp 283, CGCG 209-46, KCPG 195B, KUG 0914+422B, MCG 7-19-56, PGC 26238, UGC 4909, V V 50
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 2799 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

9h 17m 31s
41º 59' 38''
SBm -
77 M light years
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