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Observatory Parameters
Jan 23
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
11:04 23:52

Lenticular Galaxy NGC 4587 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 1.1' x 30'' Magnitude: 13.5 Also known as CGCG 42-188, MCG 1-32-123, PGC 42253, UGC 7805, VCC 1763
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Lenticular Galaxy NGC 4587 as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

12h 38m 35s
2º 39' 28''
S0 - Lenticular
41 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 4587

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