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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 4357 Galaxy in Canes Venatici Constellation

Size: 3.7' x 1.3' Magnitude: 12.4 Also known as NGC 4381, CGCG 244-10, KARA 528, MCG 8-23-17, PGC 40296, UGC 7478
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 4357 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.7
12h 23m 59s
48º 46' 47''
0.0138
Sbc - Barred Spiral
189 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 4357

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