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Observatory Parameters
Jan 22
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:32 22:49

Galaxy NGC 4309 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 1.8' x 1' Magnitude: 12.8 Also known as CGCG 42-51, Ho 382a, IRAS 12196+0725, MCG 1-32-25, NPM1G +07.0289, PGC 40051, UGC 7435, VCC 534
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 4309 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.1
12h 22m 12s
7º 08' 40''
0.0029
SB0-a -
40 M light years
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