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Herschel 400 Catalog

NGC 4656 (Herschel 269) - Hockey Stick Galaxy

NGC 4656 (Herschel 269), also known as Hockey Stick Galaxy, is a galaxy located in the constellation Canes Venatici. NGC 4656 is best viewed during Spring, is magnitude 10., and can be viewed with small telescope.

      1. Herschel #:
      2. 269
      1. NGC:
      2. 4656
      1. Name:
      2. Hockey Stick Galaxy
      1. Type:
      2. galaxy
      1. Magnitude:
      2. 10.
      1. Season:
      2. Spring
      1. RA:
      2. 12h 44.0m
      1. Dec:
      2. +32° 10'

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