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Observatory Parameters
Jan 17
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
New Moon
07:43 17:57

Galaxy IC 478 Galaxy in Gemini Constellation

Size: 36'' x 18'' Magnitude: 14.4 Also known as CGCG 148-55, PGC 22109

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Galaxy IC 478 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.2
7h 53m 41s
26º 29' 31''
0.0374
S -
515 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 478

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