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Observatory Parameters
Jan 16
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
New Moon
06:59 17:03

Spiral Galaxy IC 402 Galaxy in Eridanus Constellation

Size: 2.3' x 1.5' Magnitude: 13.7 Also known as IRAS 05038-0910, MCG -2-13-43, PGC 16742, UGCA 99

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Hourly Elevation Jan 16

Spiral Galaxy IC 402 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

5h 06m 14s
-9º 06' 26''
Sc - Spiral
153 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 402

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