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

Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 4359 Galaxy in Coma Berenices Constellation

Size: 3.5' x 48'' Magnitude: 13.0 Also known as CGCG 158-99, IRAS 12216+3147, KUG 1221+317, MCG 5-29-79, PGC 40330, UGC 7483
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 4359 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.7
12h 24m 11s
31º 31' 17''
0.0042
SBc - Barred Spiral
58 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 4359

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