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Observatory Parameters
Apr 21
Lat. 39.1, Lon. -77.6
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
11:05 01:00

Lenticular Galaxy NGC 4820 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 1' x 12'' Magnitude: 13.9 Also known as MCG -2-33-67, PGC 44227
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Lenticular Galaxy NGC 4820 as seen from Lat. 39.1, Lon. -77.6
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Data Sheet

20.8
12h 57m 00s
-13º 43' 08''
0.0154
S0 - Lenticular
212 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 4820

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