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Nov 20
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:39 18:46

Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 3891 Galaxy in Ursa Major Constellation

Size: 2' x 1.7' Magnitude: 12.4 Also known as CGCG 157-35, MCG 5-28-31, PGC 36832, UGC 6772
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Data Sheet

22.4
11h 48m 03s
30º 21' 34''
0.0210
Sbc - Barred Spiral
290 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 3891

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