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Observatory Parameters
Feb 17
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:05 19:43

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 Ashburn
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Data Sheet

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

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