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Observatory Parameters
Nov 24
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
11:43 22:09

Spiral Galaxy NGC 4218 Galaxy in Canes Venatici Constellation

Size: 1.2' x 42'' Magnitude: 12.5 Also known as ARAK 353, CGCG 243-54, HARO 28, IRAS 12132+4824, MCG 8-22-88, PGC 39237, UGC 7283
Credit: NGC/IC Project
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Size: 3,115 × 2,915 px
Visual Field: 0.8º

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Spiral Galaxy NGC 4218 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

12h 15m 45s
48º 07' 54''
Sa - Spiral
34 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 4218

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