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Observatory Parameters
May 24
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Gibbous
15:30 03:21

Galaxy NGC 4662 Galaxy in Canes Venatici Constellation

Size: 1.9' x 1.6' Magnitude: 12.7 Also known as CGCG 188-18, KARA 550, MCG 6-28-25, PGC 42904, UGC 7917
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 4662 as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

12h 44m 26s
37º 07' 16''
SBbc -
321 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 4662

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