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

Lenticular Galaxy IC 48 Galaxy in Cetus Constellation

Size: 1' x 48'' Magnitude: 13.1 Also known as IC 1577, IRAS 00410-0827, MCG -1-3-1, PGC 2603

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Lenticular Galaxy IC 48 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.5
0h 43m 34s
-8º 11' 07''
0.0199
S0 - Lenticular
274 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 48

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