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Observatory Parameters
Jan 23
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
11:04 23:52

Galaxy IC 258 Galaxy in Perseus Constellation

Size: 1' x 36'' Magnitude: 14.1 Also known as CGCG 539-107, KCPG 79B, PGC 10730, UGC 2306

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Hourly Elevation Jan 23

Galaxy IC 258 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

2h 49m 45s
41º 03' 07''
SB0-a -
281 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 258

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