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Observatory Parameters
Nov 22
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:18 20:21

Galaxy NGC 3661 Galaxy in Crater Constellation

Size: 1.6' x 36'' Magnitude: 13.1 Also known as IC 689, MCG -2-29-22, PGC 34986
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 3661 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.7
11h 23m 38s
-13º 49' 51''
0.0223
S0-a -
307 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 3661

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