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

Elliptical Galaxy NGC 3558 Galaxy in Ursa Major Constellation

Size: 54'' x 48'' Magnitude: 13.8 Also known as CGCG 155-89, CGCG 156-10, DRCG 23-16, MCG 5-27-8, Mrk 422, PGC 33960
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Uploaded by SeG Astronomia Veneto, Italy
Size: 4,400 × 2,592 px
Uploaded by SeG Astronomia Veneto, Italy
Size: 4,400 × 2,592 px
Uploaded by astroeyes Weymouth, United Kingdom
Size: 640 × 479 px

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Data Sheet

22.1
11h 10m 55s
28º 32' 37''
0.0321
E1 - Elliptical
443 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 3558

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