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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 3285A Galaxy in Hydra Constellation

Size: 1.2' x 48'' Magnitude: 13.8 Also known as ESO 501-8, AM 1030-271, MCG -4-25-15, PGC 31161
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 3285A as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.4
10h 32m 48s
-27º 31' 18''
0.0120
SBc - Barred Spiral
166 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 3285A

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