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Observatory Parameters
Nov 22
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:18 20:21

Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 4248 Galaxy in Canes Venatici Constellation

Size: 2.9' x 1.2' Magnitude: 12.5 Also known as CGCG 243-64, CGCG 244-1, MCG 8-22-99, PGC 39461, UGC 7335
Credit: NGC/IC Project
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Data Sheet

22.5
12h 17m 50s
47º 24' 33''
0.0016
SBb - Barred Spiral
22 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 4248

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