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Observatory Parameters
Jan 22
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:32 22:49

Elliptical Galaxy NGC 3209 Galaxy in Leo Constellation

Size: 1.3' x 1.1' Magnitude: 12.7 Also known as CGCG 124-3, MCG 4-25-2, PGC 30242, UGC 5584
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Data Sheet

21.7
10h 20m 38s
25º 30' 17''
0.0209
E2 - Elliptical
289 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 3209

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