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Observatory Parameters
Nov 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 19:32

Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 4606 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 3.3' x 1.7' Magnitude: 11.8 Also known as CGCG 70-213, IRAS 12384+1211, MCG 2-32-174, PGC 42516, UGC 7839, VCC 1859
Credit: NGC/IC Project
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Size: 3,352 × 2,532 px
Visual Field: 0.7º

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Data Sheet

22.3
12h 40m 57s
11º 54' 42''
0.0055
SBa - Barred Spiral
75 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 4606

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