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Observatory Parameters
Apr 20
Leesburg
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:07 00:00

Spiral Galaxy NGC 2944 Galaxy in Leo Constellation

Size: 1' x 24'' Magnitude: 14.0 Also known as UGC 5144
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Uploaded by astroeyes Weymouth, United Kingdom
Size: 1,363 × 1,015 px
Visual Field: 0.2º

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Data Sheet

21.6
9h 39m 17s
32º 18' 59''
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Sc - Spiral
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