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Observatory Parameters
Jan 19
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:58 19:51

Spiral Galaxy NGC 3016 Galaxy in Leo Constellation

Size: 1.2' x 54'' Magnitude: 12.9 Also known as CGCG 63-77, IRAS 09471+1255, MCG 2-25-40, PGC 28269, UGC 5266
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Spiral Galaxy NGC 3016 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

9h 49m 50s
12º 41' 43''
Sb - Spiral
412 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 3016

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