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Observatory Parameters
Sep 20
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
New Moon
07:11 19:43

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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Bode's Galaxy as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

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

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