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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Elliptical Galaxy NGC 3296 Galaxy in Hydra Constellation

Size: 42'' x 42'' Magnitude: 13.9 Also known as IC 618, NPM1G -12.0322, PGC 31155
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Elliptical Galaxy NGC 3296 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.8
10h 32m 45s
-12º 43' 00''
0.0293
E0 - Elliptical
403 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 3296

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