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Observatory Parameters
Mar 19
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:41 21:42

Elliptical Galaxy IC 312 Galaxy in Perseus Constellation

Size: 1' x 30'' Magnitude: 13.4 Also known as CGCG 540-86, MCG 7-7-51, PGC 12279, UGC 2644

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Elliptical Galaxy IC 312 as seen from Leesburg
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Data Sheet

3h 18m 08s
41º 45' 15''
E5 - Elliptical
229 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 312

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