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Observatory Parameters
Jan 20
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 20:49

Galaxy NGC 4659 Galaxy in Coma Berenices Constellation

Size: 1.8' x 1.3' Magnitude: 12.1 Also known as CGCG 71-24, MCG 2-33-7, PGC 42913, UGC 7915, VCC 1999
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 4659 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.7
12h 44m 29s
13º 29' 56''
0.0016
S0-a -
22 M light years
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