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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Galaxy NGC 4178 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 5' x 1.7' Magnitude: 11.4 Also known as IC 3042, CGCG 69-88, MCG 2-31-50, PGC 38943, UGC 7215, VCC 66
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Uploaded by tedelaney2009 TX, United States
Size: 3,358 × 2,536 px
Visual Field: 0.2º

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Galaxy NGC 4178 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.4
12h 12m 46s
10º 51' 50''
0.0012
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17 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 4178

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