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Galaxy NGC 3251

Galaxy in Leo constellation (Minor The Little Lion). Also known as IC 2579, CGCG 124-29, IRAS 10264+2621, MCG 4-25-23, PGC 30892, UGC 5684.
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2' x 24''
10h 29m 16s
26º 05' 55''
0.0170
13.40
13.00
SBc - Barred Spiral
234 M light years

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Maximum elevation at 05:29 hours

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Late March

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