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Helix Galaxy

Helix Galaxy - Seyfert galaxy

Helix Galaxy , also known as the Pancake Galaxy, is a Seyfert located in the constellation Ursa Major .

Helix Galaxy is magnitude *, is 42 million light-years away, and is in size. For reference, the full moon is 30' (arc minutes) or 0.5° in size.

      1. Name:
      2. Helix Galaxy
      1. Alt Name:
      2. Pancake Galaxy
      1. Type:
      2. Seyfert galaxy
      1. Distance (Mly):
      2. 42 Mly
      1. NGC:
      2. NGC 2685

    * One can see up to magnitude 7-8 objects with perfect eyes under ideal dark sky conditions.

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