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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Galaxy IC 502 Galaxy in Cancer Constellation

Size: 24'' x 24'' Magnitude: 14.7 Also known as CGCG 60-2, KARA 245, NPM1G +08.0139, PGC 23469

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Galaxy IC 502 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.3
8h 22m 03s
8º 45' 11''
0.0140
E? -
193 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 502

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