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

Elliptical Galaxy NGC 2936 Galaxy in Hydra Constellation

Size: 1.3' x 30'' Magnitude: 13.1 Also known as Arp 142, CGCG 35-15, MCG 1-25-5, PGC 27422, UGC 5130, V V 316
Credit: NASA, ESA and the Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA)
Uploaded by Dennys_t
Size: 1,826 × 1,372 px
Credit: NASA, ESA, Digitized Sky Survey 2

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Data Sheet

9h 37m 44s
2º 45' 37''
E6 - Elliptical
321 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 2936

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