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Observatory Parameters
Apr 23
Lat. 39.1, Lon. -77.6
Clouds: Seeing:
First Quarter
13:14 02:47

Galaxy NGC 2 Galaxy in Pegasus Constellation

Size: 1' x 36'' Magnitude: 14.2 Also known as CGCG 477-55, CGCG 478-27, KCPG 2B, MCG 4-1-26, PGC 567, UGC 59
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 2 as seen from Lat. 39.1, Lon. -77.6
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Data Sheet

22.3
0h 07m 17s
27º 40' 43''
0.0252
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347 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 2

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