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Observatory Parameters
Mar 22
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:32 00:00

Galaxy NGC 2853 Galaxy in Lynx Constellation

Size: 1' x 36'' Magnitude: 13.3 Also known as CGCG 209-60, KCPG 199B, MCG 7-19-66, PGC 26580, UGC 4987
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 2853 as seen from Leesburg
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Data Sheet

9h 23m 17s
40º 12' 01''
SB0-a -
81 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 2853

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