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Observatory Parameters
Nov 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 19:32

Galaxy IC 243 Galaxy in Cetus Constellation

Size: 1.2' x 48'' Magnitude: 14.2 Also known as MCG -1-7-26, NPM1G -07.0104, PGC 10009

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Galaxy IC 243 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.8
2h 38m 32s
-6º 54' 05''
0.0241
SB0-a -
332 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 243

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