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

Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 4102 Galaxy in Ursa Major Constellation

Size: 3.1' x 1.7' Magnitude: 11.2 Also known as CGCG 269-36, IRAS 12038+5259, MCG 9-20-94, PGC 38392, UGC 7096
Credit: ESA/Hubble, NASA and S. Smartt (Queen's University Belfast) Acknowledgement: Renaud Houdinet

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Data Sheet

21.6
12h 06m 23s
52º 42' 39''
0.0028
SBb - Barred Spiral
39 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 4102

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