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Observatory Parameters
Jan 20
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 20:49

Spiral Galaxy NGC 4217 Galaxy in Canes Venatici Constellation

Size: 5.2' x 1.5' Magnitude: 11.2 Also known as CGCG 243-53, MCG 8-22-87, PGC 39241, UGC 7282
Credit: Credit: ESA/Hubble & NASAAcknowledgement: R. Schoofs
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Spiral Galaxy NGC 4217 as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

12h 15m 50s
47º 05' 24''
Sb - Spiral
47 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 4217

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