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Observatory Parameters
Jan 19
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:58 19:51

Galaxy IC 2 Galaxy in Cetus Constellation

Size: 48'' x 12'' Magnitude: 14.7 Also known as IRAS 00084-1306, MCG -2-1-31, PGC 778

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Galaxy IC 2 as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

0h 11m 00s
-12º 49' 19''
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311 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 2

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