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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Elliptical Galaxy NGC 3161 Galaxy in Leo Minor Constellation

Size: 48'' x 36'' Magnitude: 13.7 Also known as ARAK 234, CGCG 211-25, MCG 7-21-22, NPM1G +38.0191, PGC 29837
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Uploaded by tedelaney2009 TX, United States
Size: 3,358 × 2,536 px
Visual Field: 0.2º

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Data Sheet

21.5
10h 13m 59s
38º 39' 28''
0.0210
E2 - Elliptical
289 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 3161

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