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Observatory Parameters
Apr 22
Lat. 39.1, Lon. -77.6
Clouds: Seeing:
First Quarter
12:08 01:57

Spiral Galaxy NGC 3083 Galaxy in Sextans Constellation

Size: 1.1' x 24'' Magnitude: 13.7 Also known as CGCG 8-11, MCG 0-26-2, PGC 28900
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Spiral Galaxy NGC 3083 as seen from Lat. 39.1, Lon. -77.6
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Data Sheet

21.4
9h 59m 49s
-2º 52' 39''
0.0214
Sa - Spiral
295 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 3083

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“How hard to realize that every camp of men or beast has this glorious starry firmament for a roof! In such places standing alone on the mountain-top it is easy to realize that whatever special nests we make - leaves and moss like the marmots and birds, or tents or piled stone - we all dwell in a house of one room - the world with the firmament for its roof - and are sailing the celestial spaces without leaving any track.” John Muir
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