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Observatory Parameters
Jan 22
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:32 22:49

Galaxy NGC 3966 Galaxy in Ursa Major Constellation

Size: 3.1' x 42'' Magnitude: 12.7 Also known as NGC 3986, CGCG 157-58, IRAS 11541+3217, MCG 5-28-53, PGC 37544, UGC 6920
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 3966 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

11h 56m 44s
32º 01' 17''
S0-a -
150 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 3966

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