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Observatory Parameters
Jan 19
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:58 19:51

Galaxy NGC 3972 Galaxy in Ursa Major Constellation

Size: 3.7' x 1' Magnitude: 12.3 Also known as CGCG 269-16, IRAS 11531+5535, MCG 9-20-32, PGC 37466, UGC 6904
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 3972 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.3
11h 55m 45s
55º 19' 11''
0.0028
SBbc -
39 M light years
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