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Observatory Parameters
Nov 17
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Spiral Galaxy NGC 4998 Galaxy in Canes Venatici Constellation

Size: 54'' x 48'' Magnitude: 14.5 Also known as CGCG 271-15, IRAS 13062+5054, MCG 9-22-17, PGC 45537
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Spiral Galaxy NGC 4998 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.8
13h 08m 10s
50º 39' 51''
0.0297
Sc - Spiral
410 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 4998

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