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Observatory Parameters
Mar 20
Lat. 39.1, Lon. -77.6
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:15 22:48

Galaxy NGC 3906 Galaxy in Ursa Major Constellation

Size: 1.8' x 1.7' Magnitude: 12.9 Also known as CGCG 243-11, IRAS 11469+4842, MCG 8-22-12, PGC 36953, UGC 6797
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 3906 as seen from Lat. 39.1, Lon. -77.6
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Data Sheet

11h 49m 40s
48º 25' 32''
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44 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 3906

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