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Observatory Parameters
Nov 22
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:18 20:21

Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 4498 Galaxy in Coma Berenices Constellation

Size: 2.9' x 1.1' Magnitude: 12.1 Also known as CGCG 99-75, IRAS 12291+1707, KUG 1229+171, MCG 3-32-56, PGC 41472, UGC 7669, VCC 1379
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 4498 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.0
12h 31m 39s
16º 51' 09''
0.0050
SBc - Barred Spiral
69 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 4498

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