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Observatory Parameters
Nov 22
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:18 20:21

Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 3663 Galaxy in Crater Constellation

Size: 2' x 1.4' Magnitude: 12.3 Also known as IRAS 11214-1200, MCG -2-29-23, PGC 35006
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Data Sheet

22.0
11h 23m 59s
-12º 17' 48''
0.0167
Sbc - Barred Spiral
231 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 3663

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