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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Elliptical Galaxy NGC 4660 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 2.1' x 1.7' Magnitude: 11.2 Also known as CGCG 71-23, MCG 2-33-6, PGC 42917, UGC 7914, VCC 2000
Credit: ESA, NASA and E. Peng (Peking University, Beijing)
Credit: ESA, NASA and E. Peng (Peking University, Beijing)

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Data Sheet

12h 44m 31s
11º 11' 26''
E2 - Elliptical
50 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 4660

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