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Observatory Parameters
Jan 18
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:22 18:53

Galaxy IC 357 Galaxy in Taurus Constellation

Size: 1.2' x 1' Magnitude: 13.2 Also known as CGCG 487-16, IRAS 04007+2201, MCG 4-10-16, NPM1G +22.0137, PGC 14384, UGC 2941

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Data Sheet

4h 03m 43s
22º 09' 34''
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288 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 357

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