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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 3147 Galaxy in Draco Constellation

Size: 3.9' x 3.5' Magnitude: 10.6 Also known as CGCG 333-22, IRAS 10126+7339, MCG 12-10-25, PGC 30019, UGC 5532
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Uploaded by Wulf_Pfeiffer
Size: 836 × 600 px
Visual Field: 0.2º
Uploaded by tedelaney2009 TX, United States
Size: 3,358 × 2,536 px
Visual Field: 0.2º

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Data Sheet

22.1
10h 16m 53s
73º 24' 00''
0.0093
Sbc - Barred Spiral
129 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 3147

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