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

Galaxy NGC 4966 Galaxy in Coma Berenices Constellation

Size: 1' x 30'' Magnitude: 13.3 Also known as CGCG 160-137, IRAS 13039+2919, MCG 5-31-131, PGC 45358, UGC 8194
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 4966 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

13h 06m 17s
29º 03' 46''
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324 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 4966

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