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Observatory Parameters
Nov 21
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 19:32

Barred Spiral Galaxy IC 208 Galaxy in Cetus Constellation

Size: 1.3' x 1.3' Magnitude: 13.4 Also known as CGCG 413-45, KCPG 56A, MCG 1-6-44, PGC 8167, UGC 1635

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Data Sheet

22.6
2h 08m 27s
6º 23' 40''
0.0118
Sbc - Barred Spiral
162 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 208

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