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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 2957B Galaxy in Draco Constellation

Size: 42'' x 18'' Magnitude: 14.7 Also known as CGCG 332-64, CGCG 333-2, MCG 12-10-2, PGC 28119
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Elliptical Galaxy NGC 2957B as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.6
9h 47m 17s
72º 59' 01''
0.0229
E6 - Elliptical
315 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 2957B

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