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

Galaxy NGC 3098 Galaxy in Leo Constellation

Size: 2.2' x 36'' Magnitude: 12.0 Also known as CGCG 123-14, KARA 389, MCG 4-24-12, PGC 29067, UGC 5397
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 3098 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

20.9
10h 02m 16s
24º 42' 41''
0.0046
S0-a -
64 M light years
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