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Observatory Parameters
Aug 17
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waning Crescent
01:57 16:40

Sombrero Galaxy · M 104 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 8.6' x 4.2' Magnitude: 8.0 Also known as NGC 4594, IRAS 12373-1120, MCG -2-32-20, PGC 42407, UGCA 293
Credit: NASA/ESA and The Hubble Heritage Team STScI/AURA)
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Data Sheet

20.5
12h 39m 59s
-11º 37' 21''
0.0034
Sa - Spiral
47 M light years
Last visited objects: Sombrero Galaxy