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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Spiral Galaxy NGC 2969 Galaxy in Sextans Constellation

Size: 1.4' x 1.2' Magnitude: 13.1 Also known as IRAS 09394-0822, MCG -1-25-21, Mrk 1235, PGC 27714
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Spiral Galaxy NGC 2969 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

9h 41m 54s
-8º 36' 12''
Sc - Spiral
228 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 2969

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