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Jan 20
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 20:49

Elliptical Galaxy NGC 4556 Galaxy in Coma Berenices Constellation

Size: 1.2' x 1' Magnitude: 13.1 Also known as CGCG 159-22, MCG 5-30-27, PGC 41980, UGC 7765
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Data Sheet

21.9
12h 35m 45s
26º 54' 32''
0.0250
E2 - Elliptical
344 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 4556

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