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Observatory Parameters
Jan 22
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:32 22:49

Bode's Galaxy · M 81 Galaxy in Ursa Major Constellation

Size: 24.9' x 11.5' Magnitude: 6.9 Also known as NGC 3031, CGCG 333-7, IRAS 09514+6918, KCPG 218A, MCG 12-10-10, PGC 28630, UGC 5318
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Visual Field: 1.6º
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Data Sheet

21.7
9h 55m 33s
69º 04' 02''
-0.0001
Sb - Spiral
12 M light years
Last visited objects: Bode's Galaxy

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