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Observatory Parameters
Apr 21
Lat. 39.1, Lon. -77.6
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
11:05 01:00

Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 4284 Galaxy in Ursa Major Constellation

Size: 2.5' x 1.2' Magnitude: 13.5 Also known as CGCG 293-11, KCPG 329A, MCG 10-18-26, PGC 39775, UGC 7393
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 4284 as seen from Lat. 39.1, Lon. -77.6
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Data Sheet

23.3
12h 20m 12s
58º 05' 36''
0.0140
Sbc - Barred Spiral
193 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 4284

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