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Observatory Parameters
Jan 18
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:22 18:53

Elliptical Galaxy IC 216 Galaxy in Cetus Constellation

Size: 18'' x 12'' Magnitude: 14.3 Also known as CGCG 387-61, PGC 8650

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Elliptical Galaxy IC 216 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

19.9
2h 15m 55s
-2º 00' 52''
0.0100
E3 - Elliptical
137 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 216

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