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

Lenticular Galaxy NGC 3468 Galaxy in Ursa Major Constellation

Size: 1.3' x 42'' Magnitude: 13.0 Also known as CGCG 213-10, MCG 7-23-6, PGC 32940, UGC 6048
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Lenticular Galaxy NGC 3468 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.5
10h 57m 31s
40º 56' 46''
0.0252
S0 - Lenticular
347 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 3468

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