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

Galaxy IC 172 Galaxy in Cetus Constellation

Size: 24'' x 18'' Magnitude: 14.0 Also known as ARAK 63, CGCG 386-56, IRAS 01523+0033, KUG 0152+005, MCG 0-5-49, PGC 7116

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Hourly Elevation Jan 19

Galaxy IC 172 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

1h 54m 54s
0º 48' 42''
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377 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 172

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