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Observatory Parameters
Jan 20
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 20:49

Elliptical Galaxy NGC 4486A Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 48'' x 42'' Magnitude: 12.5 Also known as ARAK 372, CGCG 70-141, MCG 2-32-110, PGC 41377, UGC 7658, VCC 1327
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Uploaded by yves
Size: 4,288 × 2,848 px
Visual Field: 0.9º
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Size: 1,200 × 908 px
Visual Field: 0.6º
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Size: 2,047 × 2,047 px
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Size: 4,400 × 2,592 px
Uploaded by SeG Astronomia Veneto, Italy
Size: 4,400 × 2,592 px
Visual Field: 1.3º
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Size: 1,431 × 927 px

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Data Sheet

20.5
12h 30m 57s
12º 16' 16''
0.0005
E2 - Elliptical
6.8 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 4486A

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