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Observatory Parameters
Jan 19
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:58 19:51

Spiral Galaxy IC 43 Galaxy in Andromeda Constellation

Size: 1.6' x 1.4' Magnitude: 13.2 Also known as CGCG 500-72, IRAS 00396+2922, MCG 5-2-40, PGC 2536, UGC 448

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Spiral Galaxy IC 43 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.7
0h 42m 22s
29º 38' 31''
0.0162
Sc - Spiral
223 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 43

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