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Observatory Parameters
Nov 24
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
11:43 22:09

Elliptical Galaxy NGC 2943 Galaxy in Leo Constellation

Size: 2.2' x 1.2' Magnitude: 12.4 Also known as CGCG 92-19, MCG 3-25-11, PGC 27482, UGC 5136
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Data Sheet

22.1
9h 38m 32s
17º 01' 51''
0.0279
E5 - Elliptical
385 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 2943

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