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Observatory Parameters
Jan 20
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 20:49

Elliptical Galaxy IC 5 Galaxy in Cetus Constellation

Size: 54'' x 36'' Magnitude: 13.8 Also known as IRAS 00148-0951, MCG -2-1-47, NPM1G -09.0011, PGC 1145

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Elliptical Galaxy IC 5 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.8
0h 17m 34s
-9º 32' 34''
0.0224
E3 - Elliptical
309 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 5

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