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

Elliptical Galaxy IC 260 Galaxy in Perseus Constellation

Size: 1' x 42'' Magnitude: 13.2 Also known as CGCG 554-11, MCG 8-6-14, PGC 10812, UGC 2325

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Elliptical Galaxy IC 260 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.4
2h 51m 00s
46º 57' 18''
0.0289
E3 - Elliptical
398 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 260

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