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Observatory Parameters
Jan 23
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
11:04 23:52

Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 3568 Galaxy in Centaurus Constellation

Size: 2.5' x 54'' Magnitude: 12.0 Also known as ESO 377-20, IRAS 11084-3710, MCG -6-25-9, PGC 33952
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 3568 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.5
11h 10m 48s
-37º 26' 56''
0.0082
SBc - Barred Spiral
112 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 3568

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