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Observatory Parameters
May 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
First Quarter
12:12 01:32

Lenticular Galaxy NGC 3106 Galaxy in Leo Minor Constellation

Size: 1.8' x 1.8' Magnitude: 12.4 Also known as CGCG 153-13, MCG 5-24-9, NPM1G +31.0177, PGC 29196, UGC 5419
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Lenticular Galaxy NGC 3106 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

10h 04m 05s
31º 11' 08''
S0 - Lenticular
285 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 3106

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“We find, therefore, under this orderly arrangement, a wonderful symmetry in the Universe, and a definite relation of harmony in the motion and magnitude of the orbs, of a kind that is not possible to obtain in any other way.” Johannes Kepler, The Harmonies of the World, 1619
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