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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Elliptical Galaxy NGC 3894 Galaxy in Ursa Major Constellation

Size: 2.8' x 1.7' Magnitude: 11.6 Also known as CGCG 292-33, KCPG 303A, MCG 10-17-78, PGC 36889, UGC 6779
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Elliptical Galaxy NGC 3894 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.9
11h 48m 50s
59º 24' 59''
0.0108
E4 - Elliptical
148 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 3894

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