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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Elliptical Galaxy IC 6 Galaxy in Pisces Constellation

Size: 48'' x 48'' Magnitude: 13.5 Also known as MCG -1-1-75, PGC 1228

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Elliptical Galaxy IC 6 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.6
0h 18m 54s
-3º 16' 33''
0.0206
E0 - Elliptical
284 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 6

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