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

Lenticular Galaxy NGC 4078 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 1.3' x 30'' Magnitude: 13.2 Also known as NGC 4107, CGCG 69-43, MCG 2-31-23, PGC 38238, UGC 7066
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Data Sheet

21.4
12h 04m 47s
10º 35' 44''
0.0086
S0 - Lenticular
119 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 4078

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