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Observatory Parameters
Jan 18
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:22 18:53

Lenticular Galaxy IC 309 Galaxy in Perseus Constellation

Size: 54'' x 54'' Magnitude: 13.5 Also known as CGCG 540-72, MCG 7-7-43, PGC 12141
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Size: 3,908 × 2,602 px
Visual Field: 1.4º

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Lenticular Galaxy IC 309 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.9
3h 16m 06s
40º 48' 16''
0.0141
S0 - Lenticular
195 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 309

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