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Observatory Parameters
Jan 19
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:58 19:51

Galaxy NGC 4461 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 3.4' x 1.4' Magnitude: 11.2 Also known as UGC 7613 Member of: Markarian Chain
Credit: NGC/IC Project
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Size: 906 × 882 px
Visual Field: 0.7º
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Size: 3,372 × 2,835 px
Visual Field: 0.7º
Uploaded by Giosi_Amante Sicilia, Italy
Size: 3,348 × 2,212 px
ISO: 800
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Size: 2,840 × 2,188 px
Visual Field: 0.7º
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Uploaded by Dirk_Cornelis
Size: 2,047 × 2,047 px

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Hourly Elevation Jan 19

Galaxy NGC 4461 as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

12h 29m 00s
13º 11' 00''
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Last visited objects: NGC 4461

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