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Observatory Parameters
May 25
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Gibbous
16:32 03:52

Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 4273 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 2.3' x 1.5' Magnitude: 11.9 Also known as CGCG 42-28, IRAS 12173+0537, MCG 1-32-8, PGC 39738, UGC 7380, VCC 382
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Uploaded by Evan Cook
Size: 1,082 × 729 px
Visual Field: 0.2º
Uploaded by Evan Cook
Size: 1,082 × 729 px
Visual Field: 0.2º

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Data Sheet

21.9
12h 19m 55s
5º 20' 37''
0.0079
SBc - Barred Spiral
109 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 4273

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