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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Elliptical Galaxy NGC 4478 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 1.8' x 1.5' Magnitude: 11.5 Also known as CGCG 70-133, MCG 2-32-99, PGC 41297, UGC 7645, VCC 1279
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Uploaded by tedelaney2009 TX, United States
Size: 3,358 × 2,536 px
Visual Field: 0.2º
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Size: 5,208 × 3,476 px
Visual Field: 1.5º
Uploaded by SeG Astronomia
Size: 1,431 × 927 px
Uploaded by Allen_Broxton FL, United States
Size: 804 × 530 px
ISO: 3,200

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Elliptical Galaxy NGC 4478 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

12h 30m 17s
12º 19' 43''
E2 - Elliptical
62 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 4478

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