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Observatory Parameters
Dec 16
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waning Crescent
05:40 16:04

Galaxy NGC 4214 Galaxy in Canes Venatici Constellation

Size: 8' x 6.6' Magnitude: 9.8 Also known as NGC 4228, CGCG 187-32, IRAS 12131+3636, KUG 1213+366, MCG 6-27-42, PGC 39225, UGC 7278
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Credit: NASA, ESA and the Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA)-ESA/Hubble Collaboration. Acknowledgment: R. O’Connell (University of Virginia) and the WFC3 Scientific Oversight Committee
Credit: NASA/ESA and The Hubble Heritage Team (STScI)
Credit: NASA, ESA, Digitized Sky Survey 2

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Galaxy NGC 4214 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

12h 15m 38s
36º 19' 38''
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13 M light years
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