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Observatory Parameters
Jan 16
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Galaxy NGC 3257 Galaxy in Antlia Constellation

Size: 1' x 54'' Magnitude: 13.1 Also known as ESO 375-36, MCG -6-23-31, PGC 30849
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 3257 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

10h 28m 46s
-35º 39' 28''
E/SB0 -
147 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 3257

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