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Observatory Parameters
Feb 25
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Gibbous
13:18 03:10

Spiral Galaxy NGC 4388 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 5.6' x 1.5' Magnitude: 11.0 Also known as CGCG 70-68, IRAS 12232+1256, MCG 2-32-41, PGC 40581, UGC 7520, VCC 836
Credit: ESO
Uploaded by Bruce_Feagle CA, United States
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Visual Field: 0.6º
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Visual Field: 0.5º
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Visual Field: 0.8º
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Visual Field: 0.9º
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Spiral Galaxy NGC 4388 as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

12h 25m 46s
12º 39' 42''
Sb - Spiral
116 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 4388

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