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

Spiral Galaxy NGC 3638 Galaxy in Crater Constellation

Size: 2.3' x 42'' Magnitude: 13.4 Also known as IRAS 11176-0749, MCG -1-29-7, PGC 34688
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Spiral Galaxy NGC 3638 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.5
11h 20m 09s
-8º 06' 19''
0.0249
Sb - Spiral
343 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 3638

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