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Observatory Parameters
Jan 19
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:58 19:51

Galaxy NGC 4731 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 6.6' x 4.2' Magnitude: 11.5 Also known as IRAS 12484-0607, MCG -1-33-26, PGC 43507, UGCA 302
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Uploaded by tedelaney2009 TX, United States
Size: 3,358 × 2,536 px
Visual Field: 0.2º
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Size: 1,796 × 1,384 px
Visual Field: 0.4º
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Visual Field: 1.3º

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Galaxy NGC 4731 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

12h 51m 01s
-6º 23' 32''
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68 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 4731

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