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Observatory Parameters
Jan 22
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:32 22:49

Lenticular Galaxy NGC 4812 Galaxy in Centaurus Constellation

Size: 1.2' x 24'' Magnitude: 12.9 Also known as ESO 323-48, AM 1254-413, DCL 412, MCG -7-27-18, PGC 44204
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Lenticular Galaxy NGC 4812 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

20.7
12h 56m 52s
-41º 48' 48''
0.0122
S0 - Lenticular
169 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 4812

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