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Observatory Parameters
Jan 20
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 20:49

Galaxy NGC 3051 Galaxy in Antlia Constellation

Size: 2.1' x 1.9' Magnitude: 11.8 Also known as ESO 499-16, MCG -4-24-4, PGC 28536
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 3051 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.9
9h 53m 58s
-27º 17' 10''
0.0085
E/SB0 -
117 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 3051

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