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Observatory Parameters
Nov 19
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
07:46 18:04

Barred Lenticular Galaxy NGC 3945 Galaxy in Ursa Major Constellation

Size: 5.2' x 3.5' Magnitude: 10.9 Also known as CGCG 292-42, IRAS 11506+6056, MCG 10-17-96, PGC 37258, UGC 6860
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Uploaded by Randal Healey UT, United States
Size: 3,127 × 2,043 px
Visual Field: 0.2º
Uploaded by Clifford_Marcus
Size: 1,252 × 779 px
Visual Field: 0.3º

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Barred Lenticular Galaxy NGC 3945 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.7
11h 53m 13s
60º 40' 30''
0.0042
SB0 - Barred Lenticular
58 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 3945

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