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Observatory Parameters
Nov 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 19:32

Barred Lenticular Galaxy NGC 7079 Galaxy in Grus Constellation

Size: 2' x 1.2' Magnitude: 11.6 Also known as ESO 287-36, AM 2129-441, MCG -7-44-22, PGC 66934
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Barred Lenticular Galaxy NGC 7079 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.2
21h 32m 35s
-44º 04' 03''
0.0090
SB0 - Barred Lenticular
123 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 7079

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