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Nov 17
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Galaxy NGC 3953 Galaxy in Ursa Major Constellation

Size: 6.9' x 3.6' Magnitude: 10.1 Also known as CGCG 269-13, MCG 9-20-26, PGC 37306, UGC 6870
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Uploaded by tedelaney2009 TX, United States
Size: 3,358 × 2,536 px
Visual Field: 0.2º
Uploaded by Matthew_Brown
Size: 1,252 × 1,540 px
Visual Field: 1.1º
Uploaded by ZlochTeamAstro
Size: 3,883 × 2,582 px
Visual Field: 1.2º
Uploaded by ZlochTeamAstro
Size: 3,883 × 2,582 px
Visual Field: 1.2º
Uploaded by Northern Nights
Size: 1,549 × 936 px
Visual Field: 1.2º
Uploaded by astroeyes Weymouth, United Kingdom
Size: 1,323 × 1,005 px
Visual Field: 0.3º

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Galaxy NGC 3953 as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

11h 53m 48s
52º 19' 30''
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48 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 3953

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