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Observatory Parameters
Nov 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 19:32

Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 4144 Galaxy in Ursa Major Constellation

Size: 6.1' x 1.5' Magnitude: 11.6 Also known as CGCG 243-48, IRAS 12074+4644, MCG 8-22-77, PGC 38688, UGC 7151
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Uploaded by tedelaney2009
Size: 3,358 × 2,536 px
Visual Field: 0.2º

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Data Sheet

22.6
12h 09m 59s
46º 27' 25''
0.0009
SBc - Barred Spiral
12 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 4144

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