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Observatory Parameters
Jan 17
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
New Moon
07:43 17:57

Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 3079 Galaxy in Ursa Major Constellation

Size: 8.1' x 1.3' Magnitude: 10.9 Also known as CGCG 266-8, IRAS 09585+5555, MCG 9-17-10, PGC 29050, UGC 5387
Credit: NASA/ESA, Gerald Cecil (University of North Carolina), Sylvain Veilleux (University of Maryland), Joss Bland-Hawthorn (Anglo-Australian Observatory), and Alex Filippenko (University of California at Berkeley)
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Credit: NASA/ESA, Gerald Cecil (University of North Carolina), Sylvain Veilleux (University of Maryland), Joss Bland-Hawthorn (Anglo-Australian Observatory), and Alex Filippenko (University of California at Berkeley).
Credit: NASA/ESA, Gerald Cecil (University of North Carolina), Sylvain Veilleux (University of Maryland), Joss Bland-Hawthorn (Anglo-Australian Observatory), and Alex Filippenko (University of California at Berkeley).

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Data Sheet

22.1
10h 01m 57s
55º 40' 53''
0.0037
SBc - Barred Spiral
51 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 3079

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