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Observatory Parameters
Jan 22
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:32 22:49

Galaxy NGC 2864 Galaxy in Hydra Constellation

Size: 1' x 42'' Magnitude: 14.6 Also known as CGCG 34-44, IRAS 09216+0609, MCG 1-24-20, PGC 26644
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 2864 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.8
9h 24m 15s
5º 56' 24''
0.0340
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468 M light years
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