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

Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 7231 Galaxy in Lacerta Constellation

Size: 1.9' x 42'' Magnitude: 13.0 Also known as CGCG 530-17, IRAS 22104+4504, PGC 68285, UGC 11951
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 7231 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.9
22h 12m 30s
45º 19' 42''
0.0036
SBa - Barred Spiral
50 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 7231

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