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Observatory Parameters
May 24
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Gibbous
15:30 03:21

Galaxy NGC 2805 Galaxy in Ursa Major Constellation

Size: 6.3' x 4.8' Magnitude: 11.0 Also known as CGCG 312-2, MCG 11-12-3, PGC 26410, UGC 4936
Credit: NGC/IC Project
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Size: 3,408 × 2,257 px
Visual Field: 0.6º
ISO: 400
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Size: 798 × 600 px
Visual Field: 0.2º
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Size: 3,358 × 2,536 px
Visual Field: 0.2º
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Size: 1,129 × 1,228 px
Visual Field: 0.1º
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Size: 1,200 × 923 px
Visual Field: 0.3º

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Galaxy NGC 2805 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

23.3
9h 20m 20s
64º 06' 09''
0.0058
SBd -
79 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 2805

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