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Observatory Parameters
Jan 23
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
11:04 23:52

Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 7228 Galaxy in Lacerta Constellation

Size: 2.1' x 1.2' Magnitude: 13.5 Also known as CGCG 513-13, MCG 6-48-16, PGC 68254, UGC 11945
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 7228 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

23.1
22h 11m 48s
38º 41' 56''
0.0219
SBa - Barred Spiral
301 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 7228

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