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

Galaxy NGC 4781 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 3.4' x 1.4' Magnitude: 11.1 Also known as IRAS 12517-1015, MCG -2-33-49, PGC 43902
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 4781 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.4
12h 54m 23s
-10º 32' 09''
0.0042
SBcd -
58 M light years
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