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

Lenticular Galaxy NGC 4196 Galaxy in Coma Berenices Constellation

Size: 1.6' x 1.2' Magnitude: 12.8 Also known as CGCG 158-50, MCG 5-29-40, PGC 39098, UGC 7245
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Lenticular Galaxy NGC 4196 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.1
12h 14m 29s
28º 25' 24''
0.0133
S0 - Lenticular
183 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 4196

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