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Observatory Parameters
Apr 21
Lat. 39.1, Lon. -77.6
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
11:05 01:00

Spiral Galaxy NGC 4047 Galaxy in Ursa Major Constellation

Size: 1.6' x 1.3' Magnitude: 12.2 Also known as CGCG 243-37, IRAS 12002+4854, MCG 8-22-58, PGC 38042, UGC 7025
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Spiral Galaxy NGC 4047 as seen from Lat. 39.1, Lon. -77.6
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Data Sheet

21.6
12h 02m 50s
48º 38' 11''
0.0114
Sb - Spiral
157 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 4047

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