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Observatory Parameters
Jan 22
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:32 22:49

Spiral Galaxy IC 272 Galaxy in Eridanus Constellation

Size: 1' x 42'' Magnitude: 14.1 Also known as IRAS 02537-1423, MCG -2-8-30, PGC 11086

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Data Sheet

22.3
2h 56m 06s
-14º 11' 12''
0.0289
Sc - Spiral
399 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 272

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