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Observatory Parameters
Jan 19
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:58 19:51

Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 4917 Galaxy in Canes Venatici Constellation

Size: 1.5' x 1' Magnitude: 13.8 Also known as CGCG 245-11, MCG 8-24-23, PGC 44838, UGC 8130
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Data Sheet

22.9
13h 00m 55s
47º 13' 20''
0.0246
SBb - Barred Spiral
339 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 4917

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