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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Galaxy NGC 4068 Galaxy in Ursa Major Constellation

Size: 2.5' x 1.6' Magnitude: 12.4 Also known as IC 757, CGCG 269-31, MCG 9-20-79, PGC 38148, UGC 7047
Credit: NASA, ESA and K. McQuinn (University of Minnesota, Minneapolis)
Credit: NASA, ESA, K. McQuinn (University of Minnesota, Minneapolis) and I. Karachentsev (Special Astrophysical Observatory of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia)
Credit: Illustration Credit: NASA, ESA and Z. Levay (STScI). Credit: NASA, ESA and K. McQuinn (University of Minnesota, Minneapolis)

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12h 04m 02s
52º 35' 26''
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9.8 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 4068

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