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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Barred Lenticular Galaxy NGC 4878 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 1.3' x 1.1' Magnitude: 12.9 Also known as MCG -1-33-64, PGC 44747
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Barred Lenticular Galaxy NGC 4878 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.9
13h 00m 20s
-6º 06' 14''
0.0128
SB0 - Barred Lenticular
176 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 4878

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