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Observatory Parameters
Jan 24
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
First Quarter
11:36 00:00

Lenticular Galaxy NGC 4179 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 4.2' x 1.3' Magnitude: 11.0 Also known as CGCG 13-104, MCG 0-31-38, PGC 38950, Todd 15, UGC 7214
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Lenticular Galaxy NGC 4179 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.5
12h 12m 52s
1º 17' 58''
0.0042
S0 - Lenticular
58 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 4179

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