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Observatory Parameters
Apr 22
Lat. 39.1, Lon. -77.6
Clouds: Seeing:
First Quarter
12:08 01:57

Galaxy NGC 3287 Galaxy in Leo Constellation

Size: 2' x 54'' Magnitude: 12.3 Also known as CGCG 124-38, IRAS 10320+2154, MCG 4-25-32, PGC 31311, UGC 5742
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 3287 as seen from Lat. 39.1, Lon. -77.6
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Data Sheet

21.6
10h 34m 47s
21º 38' 51''
0.0044
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60 M light years
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