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Observatory Parameters
Dec 15
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waning Crescent
04:43 15:27

Galaxy NGC 3047 Galaxy in Sextans Constellation

Size: 24'' x 24'' Magnitude: 14.1 Also known as CGCG 7-59, MCG 0-25-33, PGC 28577, UGC 5323
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 3047 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

20.7
9h 54m 31s
-1º 17' 27''
0.0205
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283 M light years
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