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Observatory Parameters
Nov 20
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:39 18:46

Spiral Galaxy IC 12 Galaxy in Pisces Constellation

Size: 48'' x 18'' Magnitude: 14.9 Also known as IRAS 00177-0255, MCG -1-2-3, PGC 1299

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Spiral Galaxy IC 12 as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

22.0
0h 20m 15s
-2º 39' 11''
0.0202
Sb - Spiral
278 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 12

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