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

Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 4862 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 1.1' x 48'' Magnitude: 14.2 Also known as IC 3999, MCG -2-33-79, PGC 44610
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 4862 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.7
12h 59m 30s
-14º 07' 55''
0.0215
SBc - Barred Spiral
296 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 4862

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