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Observatory Parameters
Nov 25
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
12:19 23:07

Elliptical Galaxy IC 301 Galaxy in Perseus Constellation

Size: 48'' x 48'' Magnitude: 13.2 Also known as CGCG 540-63, MCG 7-7-36, PGC 12074, UGC 2606

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Elliptical Galaxy IC 301 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.3
3h 14m 47s
42º 13' 23''
0.0163
E0 - Elliptical
225 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 301

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