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Observatory Parameters
Apr 27
Lat. 39.1, Lon. -77.6
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Gibbous
17:39 05:18

Lenticular Galaxy NGC 3015 Galaxy in Sextans Constellation

Size: 30'' x 24'' Magnitude: 13.5 Also known as ARAK 218, CGCG 7-41, IRAS 09468+0122, MCG 0-25-20, PGC 28240, UGC 5261
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Lenticular Galaxy NGC 3015 as seen from Lat. 39.1, Lon. -77.6
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Data Sheet

9h 49m 22s
1º 08' 43''
S0 - Lenticular
345 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 3015

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