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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Galaxy NGC 3968 Galaxy in Leo Constellation

Size: 2.7' x 1.9' Magnitude: 11.8 Also known as CGCG 68-92, CGCG 69-4, IRAS 11529+1214, MCG 2-30-45, PGC 37429, UGC 6895
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 3968 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.2
11h 55m 28s
11º 58' 06''
0.0213
SBbc -
294 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 3968

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