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Observatory Parameters
Jan 17
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
New Moon
07:43 17:57

Spiral Galaxy NGC 4992 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 1.2' x 42'' Magnitude: 13.4 Also known as CGCG 72-6, MCG 2-34-1, PGC 45593, UGC 8232
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Spiral Galaxy NGC 4992 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

13h 09m 05s
11º 38' 03''
Sa - Spiral
346 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 4992

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