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NGC278   Galaxy - SBb
PGC3051, UGC528, MCG8-02-016, CGCG550-16, IRAS00492+4716

Description: cB, pretty large, round, 2 st 10 nr

Constellation: Cassiopeia

Coordinates (2000.0):
Right Ascension: 00h 52m 04.45s
Declination: +47° 33' 01.7"

Magnitude: 10,9

Apparent size (arc min): 2,2

Original Dreyer's description: cB, pL, R, 2 st 10 nr

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