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Observatory Parameters
Jan 22
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:32 22:49

Spiral Galaxy IC 248 Galaxy in Aries Constellation

Size: 54'' x 36'' Magnitude: 13.4 Also known as CGCG 462-43, IRAS 02386+1735, MCG 3-7-44, PGC 10197, UGC 2170

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Spiral Galaxy IC 248 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.4
2h 41m 25s
17º 48' 43''
0.0295
Sa - Spiral
407 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 248

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