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Observatory Parameters
Nov 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 19:32

Spiral Galaxy NGC 2801 Galaxy in Cancer Constellation

Size: 1.1' x 1' Magnitude: 14.0 Also known as CGCG 91-46, MCG 3-24-25, PGC 26183, UGC 4899
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Spiral Galaxy NGC 2801 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.7
9h 16m 44s
19º 56' 07''
0.0258
Sc - Spiral
355 M light years
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