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Observatory Parameters
Nov 21
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 19:32

Galaxy NGC 3298 Galaxy in Ursa Major Constellation

Size: 54'' x 36'' Magnitude: 13.9 Also known as CGCG 240-65, CGCG 241-1, MCG 8-19-43, PGC 31529
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Data Sheet

21.9
10h 37m 12s
50º 07' 12''
0.0451
E-S0 -
621 M light years
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