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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Galaxy NGC 4220 Galaxy in Canes Venatici Constellation

Size: 3.9' x 1.5' Magnitude: 11.4 Also known as CGCG 243-55, IRAS 12137+4809, MCG 8-22-89, PGC 39285, UGC 7290
Credit: NGC/IC Project
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Size: 8,832 × 6,592 px
Visual Field: 0.6º
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Visual Field: 0.8º
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Size: 3,906 × 2,698 px
Visual Field: 0.8º
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Visual Field: 0.5º
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Hourly Elevation Jan 21

Galaxy NGC 4220 as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

12h 16m 11s
47º 52' 59''
S0-a -
42 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 4220

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