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Pocono Mountain Observatory

The Pocono Mountain Observatory is a privately owned facility             
           located in the heart of the Pocono Mountains PA.

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M-109 (NGC 3992)

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M-109 (NGC 3992)
M-109 (NGC 3992) is a Barred Spiral Galaxy in Ursa Major its apparent magnitude is 10.6 and is around 24 million light years away. Note UGC 6969 to the right, 24-300 sec. images stacked using a Celestron 8300 color CCD, a Meade 12" LX850. Seeing was 4/10 Image 02/28/2016
Posted on March 1, 2016 Slideshow