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Observatory Parameters
Jan 18
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:22 18:53

Galaxy NGC 3130 Galaxy in Leo Constellation

Size: 1' x 36'' Magnitude: 13.4 Also known as CGCG 64-72, MCG 2-26-26, PGC 29475, UGC 5468
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 3130 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

10h 08m 12s
9º 58' 35''
S0-a -
376 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 3130

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