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Observatory Parameters
Jan 17
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
New Moon
07:43 17:57

Spiral Galaxy NGC 2960 Galaxy in Hydra Constellation

Size: 1.4' x 1' Magnitude: 12.4 Also known as CGCG 35-26, IRAS 09380+0348, KARA 359, MCG 1-25-9, Mrk 1419, PGC 27619, UGC 5159
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Spiral Galaxy NGC 2960 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.4
9h 40m 36s
3º 34' 37''
0.0165
Sa - Spiral
227 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 2960

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