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Galaxy NGC 3871

Galaxy in Ursa Major constellation (The Great Bear). Also known as IC 2959, CGCG 186-41, MCG 6-26-31, PGC 36702, UGC 6744.
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1.4' x 30''
11h 46m 10s
33º 06' 33''
0.0323
14.80
14.20
Sb - Spiral
445 M light years

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