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Observatory Parameters
Jan 18
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:22 18:53

Spiral Galaxy NGC 3717 Galaxy in Hydra Constellation

Size: 6.2' x 1' Magnitude: 11.2 Also known as ESO 439-15, AM 1129-300, IRAS 11290-3001, MCG -5-27-15, PGC 35539, UGCA 238
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Spiral Galaxy NGC 3717 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

11h 31m 32s
-30º 18' 29''
Sb - Spiral
80 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 3717

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