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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Spiral Galaxy NGC 2906 Galaxy in Leo Constellation

Size: 1.4' x 54'' Magnitude: 12.7 Also known as CGCG 63-1, IRAS 09294+0839, MCG 2-25-1, PGC 27074, UGC 5081
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Spiral Galaxy NGC 2906 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.6
9h 32m 06s
8º 26' 32''
0.0071
Sc - Spiral
98 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 2906

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