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

Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 3855 Galaxy in Ursa Major Constellation

Size: 1.2' x 54'' Magnitude: 14.0 Also known as IC 2953, CGCG 186-33, MCG 6-26-25, PGC 36530, UGC 6709
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 3855 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.7
11h 44m 25s
33º 21' 21''
0.0311
SBb - Barred Spiral
428 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 3855

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