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Observatory Parameters
Jan 22
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:32 22:49

Spiral Galaxy M 88 Galaxy in Coma Berenices Constellation

Size: 6.8' x 3.7' Magnitude: 9.6 Also known as NGC 4501, CGCG 99-76, MCG 3-32-59, PGC 41517, UGC 7675, VCC 1401
Uploaded by ricktobey Texas, United States
Size: 2,918 × 2,204 px
Visual Field: 1.3º
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Visual Field: 0.2º
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Size: 3,056 × 2,445 px
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Spiral Galaxy M 88 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

12h 31m 58s
14º 25' 11''
Sb - Spiral
105 M light years
Last visited objects: M 88

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