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Observatory Parameters
Jan 16
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Barred Spiral Galaxy IC 42 Galaxy in Cetus Constellation

Size: 42'' x 24'' Magnitude: 14.8 Also known as MCG -3-2-36, PGC 2463

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Barred Spiral Galaxy IC 42 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.0
0h 41m 05s
-15º 25' 41''
0.0547
SBc - Barred Spiral
754 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 42

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