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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 4718 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 1.8' x 36'' Magnitude: 13.4 Also known as IRAS 12479-0500, MCG -1-33-20, PGC 43463
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 4718 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.1
12h 50m 32s
-5º 16' 54''
0.0157
SBb - Barred Spiral
217 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 4718

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