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Observatory Parameters
Jan 22
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:32 22:49

Galaxy NGC 3530 Galaxy in Ursa Major Constellation

Size: 42'' x 18'' Magnitude: 13.8 Also known as ARAK 278, CGCG 291-30, MCG 10-16-64, PGC 33766, UGC 6188
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 3530 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

11h 08m 40s
57º 13' 49''
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90 M light years
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