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Observatory Parameters
Apr 27
Lat. 39.1, Lon. -77.6
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Gibbous
17:39 05:18

Elliptical Galaxy IC 50 Galaxy in Cetus Constellation

Size: 42'' x 42'' Magnitude: 14.1 Also known as MCG -2-3-10, PGC 2698

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Elliptical Galaxy IC 50 as seen from Lat. 39.1, Lon. -77.6
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Data Sheet

0h 46m 05s
-9º 30' 11''
E0 - Elliptical
281 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 50

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