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Observatory Parameters
Nov 18
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
New Moon
06:49 17:26

Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 2854 Galaxy in Ursa Major Constellation

Size: 1.6' x 36'' Magnitude: 13.0 Also known as Arp 285, CGCG 238-46, IRAS 09206+4925, KUG 0920+494A, MCG 8-17-92, PGC 26631, UGC 4995
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 2854 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.6
9h 24m 02s
49º 12' 13''
0.0092
SBb - Barred Spiral
127 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 2854

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