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Observatory Parameters
Feb 17
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:05 19:43

Galaxy NGC 4380 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 3.5' x 1.9' Magnitude: 11.7 Also known as CGCG 70-61, IRAS 12228+1017, MCG 2-32-37, PGC 40507, UGC 7503, VCC 792
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 4380 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

12h 25m 22s
10º 00' 59''
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44 M light years
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