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Nov 17
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Barred Lenticular Galaxy NGC 3516 Galaxy in Ursa Major Constellation

Size: 1.9' x 1.4' Magnitude: 11.7 Also known as CGCG 334-11, IRAS 11033+7250, MCG 12-11-9, PGC 33623, UGC 6153
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Uploaded by astroeyes Weymouth, United Kingdom
Size: 1,309 × 975 px
Visual Field: 0.2º

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Barred Lenticular Galaxy NGC 3516 as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

11h 06m 47s
72º 34' 09''
SB0 - Barred Lenticular
122 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 3516

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