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Observatory Parameters
Nov 24
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
11:43 22:09

Spiral Galaxy NGC 4161 Galaxy in Ursa Major Constellation

Size: 1.1' x 42'' Magnitude: 13.0 Also known as CGCG 292-78, IRAS 12090+5800, MCG 10-18-2, PGC 38834, UGC 7191
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Spiral Galaxy NGC 4161 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.3
12h 11m 32s
57º 44' 14''
0.0163
Sc - Spiral
225 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 4161

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