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Observatory Parameters
Nov 22
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:18 20:21

Galaxy NGC 3311 Galaxy in Hydra Constellation

Size: 2.3' x 2.1' Magnitude: 11.7 Also known as ESO 501-38, AM 1034-271, MCG -4-25-36, PGC 31478
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 3311 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.0
10h 36m 42s
-27º 31' 42''
0.0120
E-S0 -
165 M light years
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