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Jan 16
Ashburn
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06:59 17:03
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Galaxy NGC 3859 Galaxy in Leo Constellation

Size: 1.2' x 18'' Magnitude: 14.1 Also known as CGCG 97-122, IRAS 11423+1943, MCG 3-30-91, PGC 36582, UGC 6721
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Data Sheet

21.6
11h 44m 52s
19º 27' 16''
0.0182
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251 M light years
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