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Galaxy NGC 2946

Galaxy in Leo constellation (Minor The Little Lion). Also known as CGCG 92-20, IRAS 09362+1715, MCG 3-25-13, PGC 27521, UGC 5143.
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1.2' x 24''
14.0
13.1
9h 39m 01s
17º 01' 31''
0.0299
SB?
411 M light years

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Mar 24
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