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Observatory Parameters
Jan 18
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:22 18:53

Galaxy NGC 4290 Galaxy in Ursa Major Constellation

Size: 2.2' x 1.6' Magnitude: 12.0 Also known as CGCG 293-12, IRAS 12183+5822, KCPG 329B, MCG 10-18-29, PGC 39859, UGC 7402
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Uploaded by astroeyes Weymouth, United Kingdom
Size: 1,318 × 934 px

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Data Sheet

12h 20m 47s
58º 05' 32''
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139 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 4290

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