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Observatory Parameters
Nov 20
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:39 18:46

Galaxy NGC 4279 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 1.1' x 42'' Magnitude: 13.6 Also known as MCG -2-32-3, NPM1G -11.0329, PGC 39812
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Data Sheet

21.9
12h 20m 24s
-11º 39' 57''
0.0146
S0-a -
201 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 4279

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