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Observatory Parameters
May 24
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Gibbous
15:30 03:21

Barred Lenticular Galaxy NGC 4442 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 4.5' x 1.8' Magnitude: 10.4 Also known as CGCG 70-100, MCG 2-32-68, PGC 40950, UGC 7583, VCC 1062
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Barred Lenticular Galaxy NGC 4442 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.3
12h 28m 03s
9º 48' 14''
0.0018
SB0 - Barred Lenticular
24 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 4442

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