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

Elliptical Galaxy NGC 4906 Galaxy in Coma Berenices Constellation

Size: 30'' x 30'' Magnitude: 14.1 Also known as CGCG 160-253, DRCG 27-118, PGC 44799, ZwG 160.253
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Elliptical Galaxy NGC 4906 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.2
13h 00m 39s
27º 55' 26''
0.0251
E3 - Elliptical
346 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 4906

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