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Messier M74

M74 (NGC 628) is a Spiral Galaxy located in the constellation Pisces, is best viewed during Fall/Early Winter, and is magnitude 10.5. The naked eye can see magnitude 6 objects (magnitude 8 under ideal dark sky conditions). It is 10.2x9.5' in size. For reference, the full moon is 30' (arc minutes) in size, or 1/2°.

      1. Name:
      2. N/A
      1. Type:
      2. Spiral Galaxy
      1. NGC:
      2. 628
      1. Magnitude:
      2. 10.5
      1. Size:
      2. 10.2x9.5'
      1. RA:
      2. 1h 36.6m
      1. Dec:
      2. 15 48'
      1. Season:
      2. Fall/Early Winter

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