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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Elliptical Galaxy IC 164 Galaxy in Cetus Constellation

Size: 1.4' x 1.2' Magnitude: 13.1 Also known as MCG -1-5-37, PGC 6666

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Elliptical Galaxy IC 164 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.3
1h 49m 08s
-3º 54' 16''
0.0176
E1 - Elliptical
243 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 164

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