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Observatory Parameters
Jan 20
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 20:49

Spiral Galaxy NGC 2873 Galaxy in Leo Constellation

Size: 42'' x 12'' Magnitude: 15.4 Also known as MCG 2-24-9, NPM1G +11.0198, PGC 26742
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Spiral Galaxy NGC 2873 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

9h 25m 48s
11º 27' 17''
Sb - Spiral
149 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 2873

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