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Observatory Parameters
Jan 18
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:22 18:53

Galaxy NGC 4198 Galaxy in Ursa Major Constellation

Size: 1' x 36'' Magnitude: 13.6 Also known as IC 778, CGCG 269-45, MCG 9-20-123, PGC 39090, UGC 7246
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 4198 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

12h 14m 21s
56º 00' 41''
S0-a -
430 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 4198

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