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

Galaxy IC 215 Galaxy in Cetus Constellation

Size: 1.1' x 18'' Magnitude: 14.8 Also known as IRAS 02116-0702, MCG -1-6-76, PGC 8566

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Galaxy IC 215 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

2h 14m 09s
-6º 48' 22''
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98 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 215

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