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Observatory Parameters
Jan 23
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
11:04 23:52

Galaxy NGC 3479 Galaxy in Crater Constellation

Size: 1.8' x 1.3' Magnitude: 13.0 Also known as NGC 3502, IRAS 10563-1441, MCG -2-28-27, PGC 33053
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Data Sheet

22.6
10h 58m 55s
-14º 57' 39''
0.0152
SBbc -
209 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 3479

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