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Observatory Parameters
Nov 24
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
11:43 22:09

Galaxy NGC 117 Galaxy in Cetus Constellation

Size: 42'' x 24'' Magnitude: 14.3 Also known as CGCG 383-15, MCG 0-2-29, PGC 1674
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 117 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.5
0h 27m 10s
1º 20' 02''
0.0179
S0-a -
247 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 117

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