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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Galaxy NGC 3621 Galaxy in Hydra Constellation

Size: 12.3' x 6.8' Magnitude: 9.7 Also known as ESO 377-37, AM 1115-323, IRAS 11159-3235, MCG -5-27-8, PGC 34554, UGCA 232
Credit: ESO
Uploaded by danieloliva PR, Brazil
Size: 2,540 × 1,680 px
Visual Field: 0.4º
ISO: 400
Credit: ESA/Hubble & NASAAcknowledgement: Claude Cornen
Credit: ESO and Joe DePasquale
Credit: ESO, IAU and Sky & Telescope

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Data Sheet

23.1
11h 18m 15s
-32º 48' 40''
0.0024
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34 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 3621

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