NGC 247

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Christopher K.
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NGC 247

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NGC 247 is a gorgeous spiral galaxy in Cetus, about seventy-thousand light-years across. It culminates at thirty-nine degrees in the Baton Rouge sky, but at dimmer than eight magnitude is probably better as an acquired image.

16 January 2020 APOD: https://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap200116.html

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