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Observatory Parameters
Jan 19
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:58 19:51

Galaxy NGC 3944 Galaxy in Leo Constellation

Size: 1.4' x 1.1' Magnitude: 12.9 Also known as CGCG 127-91, CGCG 157-48, MCG 4-28-85, PGC 37244, UGC 6859
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 3944 as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

11h 53m 04s
26º 12' 27''
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167 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 3944

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