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Observatory Parameters
Jan 24
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
First Quarter
11:36 00:00

Galaxy NGC 118 Galaxy in Cetus Constellation

Size: 42'' x 30'' Magnitude: 13.6 Also known as 3ZW 9, CGCG 383-16, IRAS 00247-0203, KUG 0024-020B, MCG 0-2-32, Mrk 947, NPM1G -02.0006, PGC 1678, UGC 264, UM 244
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 118 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

0h 27m 16s
-1º 46' 46''
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517 M light years
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